"BMW Automobile" Lottery Scams - Do Not Be Fooled by Scammers
Online users who have received emails claiming to be from BMW's Lottery Board, stating that they have won a prize, should delete the email messages and should not respond to them because they are fraudulent. Please be informed that BMW does not have a lottery department, nor do any of its affiliate companies. BMW 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 BMW, or a division of BMW, 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 "BMW Automobile" Lottery Scam
From: BMW Automobile Lottery - firstname.lastname@example.org
Sent: Wednesday, August 22, 2018 11:08 PM
Subject: Re: Woo Hoo for you 2018
Woo Hoo for you
United States of America
8:00 a.m. to 7:00 p.m.
Monday - Friday
Closed on state holidays.
BMW Lottery CEO & Lottery Board
Since the BMW Lottery's start in 1985, its profits have helped make the world a better place to live, work and raise a family. The Lottery provides entertainment and prizes to its winners while at the same time raising billions of dollars for states programs that benefits all. Through the years, BMW Lottery funds have been used in a variety of ways to enhance the states, including projects to create new recreation areas, support research at public universities, benefits veterans, develop new products and techniques for agriculture, and promote tourism. For that, the BMW Lottery thanks its past online lucky winners.
Today the BMW Lottery is giving out a randon winning sum of $500,000.00 and our new 2018 BMW 7 Series Sedan 760Li xDrive from its free email random selection 2018. As you should know your email address happens to be one of the lucky email addresses from the ten online extracted emails for the above give away. For instant claim, get back to this email with your downlisted details for the processing of your lucky winnings.
Get intouch with our online manager: Mr. Mitch Corlett Jr.
The BMW Lottery makes every effort to ensure the accuracy of the winning ticket numbers BMW:X7PWYZ2011/760Li, prize payouts and other information posted on the BMW Lottery 7PM News. The official winning numbers of those selected in the respective drawings and recorded under the observation of an independent accounting firm. If you miss our BMW Lottery 7PM news which gives names, logos and information on your winning, please email our online manager with the listed information and the winning ticket number as the subject. the winning ticket numbers BMW:X7PWYZ2011/760Li is meant for personal use only and may not be reproduced or distributed without the expressed written consent of the BMW Lottery. You must be at least 21 years old to participate in this online Lottery claims 2018. If you or someone you know has a gambling problem, please call 1-800-BETSOFF for help.
Here are some other fraudulent email messages online users should be aware of:
- Email from 'The International Awareness Promotion Department of the BMW Automobile Company'
You may have received an email claiming to be from BMW's International Awareness Promotion Department stating that you have won a prize. Please be informed that BMW of North America does not have an International Awareness Promotion Department, nor do any of its affiliate companies. This is a fraudulent email. DO NOT RESPOND TO IT.
- Email from 'BMW's Lottery Department'
You may have received an email claiming to be from BMW's Lottery Department stating that you have won a prize. Please be informed that BMW of North America does not have a lottery department, nor do any of its affiliate companies. This is a fraudulent email. DO NOT RESPOND TO IT.
- Email from 'BMW Group Promo'
You may have received an email claiming to be from BMW Group Promo stating that you have won a prize. Please be informed that BMW of North America does not have a Group Promo department, nor do any of its affiliate companies. This is a fraudulent email. DO NOT RESPOND TO IT.
- Email from 'BMW Automobile Company Promotion Department'
You may have received an email claiming to be from a BMW Automobile Company Promotion Department, using BMW's corporate ID, its proper address, and a 2016 copyright footer, stating that you have won a prize and asking for certain personal information. Please be informed that BMW of North America does not have a BMW Automobile Company Promotion Department, nor do any of its affiliate companies. This is a fraudulent email. DO NOT RESPOND TO IT.
- RECENT FRAUDULENT POSTAL MAIL
- Mailing from an 'Automobile Transfer Div.' / 'Vehicle and Entitlement Assignment Division'
You may have received a request in the mail to contact the above-referenced Division concerning the consignment of a BMW vehicle or other entitlement, such as the vehicle's cash value, to you. To claim your entitlement you are asked to complete a form, pay a consignment fee and mail both to a PO box in the Netherlands. Please be advised that BMW of North America, LLC does not have an Automobile Transfer / Vehicle and Entitlement Assignment Division, nor do any of its affiliated companies either in the USA or the Netherlands. This is a fraudulent mailing. DO NOT RESPOND TO IT.
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