Beware of "Google Gmail and Microsoft Windows Online Sweepstakes Promotion" Lottery Scams
August 22, 2015
The email message below with the subject: "Google news," which claims the recipients are lucky winners of the Google and Microsoft Windows Sweepstakes promotion, is a lottery or promotion scam. Please do not respond to the email message with your personal information, because the email message was sent by scammers. As a matter of fact, there is no Google and Microsoft lottery or promotion.
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Every month, thousands of these email messages are sent out by scammers to trick their potential victims into stealing their personal information and sending money. Remember, never send your personal information to anyone in an email message or send money to someone who contacted you via email message.
The Fake Google and Microsoft Online Sweepstakes Promotion Email
Google Microsoft Windows
Gmail Lottery Awards
ADDRESS: 1600 Amphitheatre Pkwy Mountain View CA 94043, United States 1650-253-0001
Congratulations!! We happily announce to you the draw of Google an American multinational corporation in conjunction with Microsoft Windows online Sweepstakes promotion held in Mountain View, CA 94043, United States.
This is to inform you that this Email address have won a prize money of (U5051,500,000.00) One Million, Five Hundred Thousand United States Dollars; we thank you for your patronage all past years by using the internet.
GOGGLE and MICROSOFT two major providers of internet products globally collects all email addresses of people active online, among millions that subscribed to few from other e-mail providers. 50 people are selected every Six years to benefit fromthis promotion and you are one of the Selected Winners Winners shall be paid in accordance with his/her Settlement Center. Yahoo Prize Award must be claimed no later than 28th days, from date of Draw Notification. Any prize not claimed within this period will be forfeited. Stated below are your identification numbers: BATCH NUMBER: GOMC/08/USA-93658, REF NUMBER: 201423452, WINNING NUMBER: 01 14 21 01 48
These numbers fall within the London Location He, you are requested to contact our fiduciary agent in United Kingdom and send your winning identification numbers to himfor payment:
CONTACT YOUR CLAIM AGENT
NAME: RICHARD JOLLY.
E-Mail: eaal1@ europe.com
E-mail: eaalgmcc@ gmail.com
YOU ARE ADVISED TO SEND THE FOLLOWING INFORMATION TO YOUR AGENT TO FACILITATE THE RELEASE OF YOUR FUND TO YOU
1. Full name.
2. Telephone Number
3. Batch Number
4. Reference Number
5. Winning Number.
Congratulations ONCE AGAIN
Do not reply back to the senders address or the source email address, it is sent via computer virtual assistance for response will not be read my Human but computer" Therefore you must contact the fiduciary agents by phone and email address provided above"
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