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|Scam Reporter||Scam Tips Received|
Somewhere in Austria
|+1 I was contacted in a personal message by a contact on Facebook, that she had some very important information that I had won $500 |
You have been chosen to be one of the lucky beneficiary of Charity Donation. Charity Organization that helps Deaf , Hard of Hearing and Hearing on. D.H.H.C is in collaboration with the governing body of AIM/AOL and Online Disabilities Commission Organization by selecting all the people that are active online. Among the millions that subscribed to Yahoo, MSN and AIM/AOL, we selected 10 people every month as our winners through electronic balloting system without the winner applying, and your screen name has won you the sum of $500,000.00 Dollars and a new truck. We congratulate you for being one of the lucky winner. Contact my boss as soon as possible to know what information you need to claim your prize..
I replied to the message at the following email address; email@example.com and received the following reply;
You have been awarded some cash prizes really cash $500,000.0 and a new truck jeep . Your winnings will get delivered at your door steps as soon as all necessary information are filled out
I then received a further email message asking for the following;
TEL PHONE .....
At not time was any official approach made in a professional manner to myself, this also did not include and website URL that I asked for, or any other identifying information as to the organisation (supposedly) awarding the prize.
|Anonymous () Added the following extra information on :2014-09-27 07:56:49|
RECEIVED VIA FACEBOOK SCAM PERSONAL MESSAGE United states refund authority money sent via fedex. Same women as claiming to work for 'Charity Organization that helps Deaf , Hard of Hearing and Hearing on. D.H.H.C is in collaboration with the governing body of AIM/AOL and Online Disabilities Commission Organization'