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Phishing Scam - We Can Help You with a Loan Today

If you receive the email message below claiming that you can get a loan and ask that you reply with your personal information, please ignore or delete it because it is a scam. The email appears as if it came from email address GlobalFinance.ouvidoria@macae.rj.gov.br but, has the "reply to" email address globafinance80@gmail.com. Most of the time, when the sender's email address is different from the "reply to" email address it is a phishing scam.

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Here is a copy of the phishing email message

Subject: Re:
To: GlobalFinance.ouvidoria@macae.rj.gov.br
From: Global@bart0025.correio.biz; Finance.ouvidoria@macae.rj.gov.br

Hello Mr / Mrs

We can help you with a loan today between 5,000USD to 675,000.00USD, I want you to contact me if interested.

Take an Immediate decision and contact us in our Home Office were loan transactions are process and transfer within the shortest possible period.

Personal Loan Business Loan
Car Loan
Debt consolidation Loans

First Name:
Surname:
Gender:
Country:
state:
Occupation:
Contact phone number:
Loan amount needed:
Loan Duration:
Purpose of loan:
Monthly Income / Yearly Income:

IF interested Fill immediately and return.

Regards Katrina Bernard
Global Finance

In this email message, the scammers want you to believe that the email came from macae.rj.gov.br. They do this to trick you into believing that the e-mail is legitimate by using a technique called email spoofing. Now, if you reply to this email message, your information will be sent to email address globafinance80@gmail.com and not to the email address at macae.rj.gov.br from where the email appeared to have been sent from.

Avoid sending your information to anyone that request it from free e-mail address providers like Gmail, Hotmail, Yahoo and other free e-mail providers. Everyone can create an e-mail address at anyone of these free e-mail providers and use it for scamming.

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  • May 14, 2014 at 6:36 PM by an anonymous user from: Lagos, Nigeria

    Here is a similar scam:

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    Good day! Are you in search of loan of any kind? We the Mr Paul moore financial loan firm are reliable and dynamic we offer all kinds of loan such as home loans, auto loan e.t.c at 3% interest rate. If interested and for more information contact us via Email p*@gmail.com

    Details.

    Name:

    Country:

    State:

    Amount Needed:

    Duration:

    S*x:

    Phone Number:

    If interested get back to us with this information to enable us proceed with the terms and conditions of your loan on time ok.

    Regards

    Mrs Paul Moore

  • March 6, 2014 at 3:35 PM by an anonymous user from: Lagos, Nigeria

    Here is another email scam:

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    Do you need a loan? do need a loan to start a business? do you need a loan to expand your business? are you in any financial mess and you need a loan? do you need a loan to clear your debt? We offer loans with favorable interest rates of 3% regardless of credit problems, we are here to help you low financial situations. for more For more information contact us today via : e- mail, (garrcoleman_loanoffice@yahoo.com)

    First Name: _

    Surname : _

    Gender: _

    Marital status: _

    Contact Address: _

    City / Zip Code: _

    Country: _

    Date of Birth: _

    Amount Needed as Loan : _

    Loan Duration: _

    Monthly Income / year: _

    Occupation: _

    Aim for credit : _

    Phone: _

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