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Do Not Call 929-256-4573 - it is Being Used by Scammers

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Do Not Call 929-256-4573 - it is Being Used by Scammers

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Do not call 929-256-4573. This is because the number is being used by lottery scammers. The scammers use email or text messages similar to the one below to trick their potential victims into contacting them at the number, by claiming they are winners in some so-called Mercedes Benz online lottery draw promotion. But, Mercedes Benz does not do lotteries, nor do any of its affiliate companies. Mercedes Benz does not send or confirm personal information by email, including but not limited to: your name, address, passwords or financial information. If you receive an email from someone purporting to be Mercedes Benz, or a division of Mercedes Benz, such as the Security Department or Lottery Department, asking for this type of information, DO NOT RESPOND TO IT.

The sole and only purpose of which is to elicit your personal information. To be safe, we recommend you add the sender to your blocked email or SPAM email list.

A Sample of the "Mercedes Benz" Lottery Scam

Mr. Patrick Obi <test@cirsdent-jzz.de>

Fri 2/16/2018, 5:40 PM

CONGRATULATION! CONGRATULATION!! CONGRATULATION!!!

We happily announced that your E-mail Address has been selected among the winners of the Mercedes Benz International Online Lottery Draw 2018 promo. You are now a winner of a brand new "Mercedes Benz c300 4matic 2018" and the grand prize of $4,500,000.00 USD.

For easy claim of your winnings, You are simply advice to contact our Claim Agent Mr. Patrick Obi (patrickobi@consultant.com) with this code C3004M. You can call him on this number or text, (929-256-4573) USA with the below details as stated.

NAME:

CONTACT EMAIL ADDRESS:

OFFICE ADDRESS:

PHONE NUMBER:

OCCUPATIONS:

All necessary information on what to do in receiving your winnings will be treated by our claim agent once contacted by you.

NB: Delivery cost is mandatory in claiming your winning.

Your Mercedes Benz Online Lottery Draw Reference Claim Code: (556682).

Best Regards,

Mr. Patrick Obi

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  • June 4, 2019 at 11:25 AM by an anonymous user from Seattle, Washington, United States

    Here is another scam:

    "From: Mrs. Christine Lagarde [mailto:info@imf.org]

    Sent: Thursday, May 02, 2019 7:31 AM

    Subject: Contact our claim agent Mr. Peter Perry on this number or text ( 1- 808-468-1390 )

    International Monetary Fund.(IMF)

    Address:700 19th St NW, Washington,

    DC 20431,United States

    Attention:

    My name is Ms. Christine Lagarde and I work with the International Monetary Fund (IMF), I am writing you to let you know that finally your ATM Card worth $6,000,000.00 USD has been delivered through FEDEX to Mr. Peter Perry for activation, who works with the IMF where it is going to be activated before final delivery to your home address. You can use the tracking number with the tracking site below to track the ATM Card to be sure it has been delivered to Mr. Peter Perry for activation.

    Delivery Company: Fedex Courier Company

    Tracking Number: 774909134450

    Tracking Site: https://www.fedex.com/en-us/home.html

    You are simply advice to contact our Claim Agent Mr. Peter Perry (mr.peter_perry@aliyun.com) . You can call him on this number or text ( 1- 808-468-1390 ) with the below details as stated.?

    Contact him with your data as stated below:

    1. Your Full Name

    2. Your Full Address Where You Want the Courier Company to Send Your Funds.

    3. Your Age.

    4. Occupation..

    5. Cell/Telephone Numbers.

    6. Country.

    Note: The only fee you are to send for the activation of your ATM Card is just $650 USD. So make sure you don't send him more than $650 USD. Your card is already with him and you can track it with the tracking details given to you above for confirmation.

    Best Regards,

    Ms. Christine Lagarde

    International Monetary Fund (IMF)

    Scam email and scam phone 929-256-4573."

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