Lottery Scam - "Google Asia Lottery Incorporation"
July 18, 2015
The "Google Asia Lottery Incorporation" email message below is a scam created to trick the recipients into sending your personal information and money, by claiming that they are the winner of the Google Asia Lottery Incorporation lottery. But, the email message was not sent by Google or Microsoft, and is a lottery scam. There is no Google lottery, and Google will never ask their users to send their personal information via email message.
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This type of lottery scam will ask you to send your personal information and subsequently ask you to send money in order to receive your prize. But, please do not respond to the email message or follow the instructions in it.
Google is not taking part in or endorsing any lottery games, so if you receive an email claiming that you have won some lottery prize endorsed by Google, it is a scam.
The “Google Asia Lottery Incorporation” Email
Google Asia Lottery Incorporation
This is to inform you that you have won a prize money of seven hundred and fifty thousand Great British Pounds Sterling’s (750,000.00) for the month of July 4th , 2015 Lottery promotion which is organized by Google Asia Lottery Incorporation INC .
This promotion was set-up to encourage the active users of the Internet Microsoft Windows. Hence we do believe with your winning prize it will give you and many other people the opportunity to get their lives to a stage where they had always wanted. Note that We collect all the email addresses of the people that are active online, among the millions that subscribed to Gmail, Rediffmail and various Microsoft window users, we only select 13 people every year as our winners beneficiaries email addresses were selected randomly from over 100,000 internet websites or a shop's cash invoice around your area in which you might have purchased something from.
We congratulate you for being one of the Five persons selected you are to contact the events manager for claims these are your identification Numbers:
1. FULL NAMES:
2. HOUSE ADDRESS:
6. Direct Phone Number:
9. Have You Won Before? (Yes/NO):
10. Your Reference and Batch number at the top of this mail: YM35447XN, Batch number….YM09102XN, Ref number......YM35447XN and Winning number....YM09788
Contact Events manager Remittance Department.
Name: Mr. Richard Morrison
email :(googleclaims.dept @programmer .ne
There is no prize, so please do not send your hard earned money to these cybercriminals. If you send your personal information, these cybercriminals will use it to further scam you.
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