i was so enchanted and excited to receive the following email this morning! it’s from the facebook online international lottery and it just confirms what i’ve known all along–i’m a winner!
FACEBOOK ONLINE INTERNATIONAL LOTTERY FROM: THE DESK OF THE PRESIDENT. INTERNATIONAL PROMOTIONS/PRIZE AWARD. BATCH NUMBER: FB-0281/544 SERIAL NUMBER: 99352748-2013 TICKET NUMBER: FB-172-60 CATEGORY: 2ND The Entire Facebook Team are very happy to inform you that your name appear on the FACEBOOK ONLINE INTERNATIONAL LOTTERY and we are giving out the total sum of US$950,000.00 (Nine HUNDRED AND FIFTY THOUSAND UNITED STATE DOLLARS) which is what you have just won. Your name was selected in a raffle that was made for the FACEBOOK ONLINE INTERNATIONAL LOTTERY for the new year 2013 with the lucky number (FB-225-7736) so we need your fast response so that we can proceed with the claim process of your winnings. Your name was selected by Mr Mark Zuckerberg the CEO of Facebook (Founder & amp Chief Executive Officer ). The promotion was made to make all facebook users to benefit from the profit the company made while they use facebook. Facebook is the first and ever largest means of meeting both old and new friend. The promo was done to serve as a means of appreciation to visitors on our site and also to help people to fight off poverty and to maintain a good standard of living. Kindly contact Mr. Thomas Charlse the General secretary of the FACEBOOK TEAM and appointed as your claims officer via this email (email@example.com) immediately with the following information about you below: Full Name: Residential Address: Private Mobile Number: Age: Occupation: Marital Status: Sex: City: State: Country: Zip/Postal Code: As soon as he gets your email with all the information stated above he will tell you on what next to do as regards the claiming and receiving of your winnings of US$950,000.00. Thank you and More Congratulations. Agent Name: Thomas Charlse for CDAA Get some Zero paid Gear FBI SCAM PROTECTED Note: For security reasons and due to the mix-up of some numbers and names, we ask that you keep this notification strictly from public notice until your claim has been processed and your money remitted. This is part of our security protocol to avoid double claiming or unscrupulous acts by non-participants of this program. BE WARNED" so the question is, what do i do now???
May 23rd, 2013 at 5:14 pm
OMG! I know you recognize SPAM when you see it, right?
May 23rd, 2013 at 5:21 pm
lol…..the oldest type of scam…does people still fall for that?
May 23rd, 2013 at 6:26 pm
Hooray!! Let’s share the wealth by signing up Lois Lerner of the IRS for the prize.
May 23rd, 2013 at 6:30 pm
Do not respond to that Scam.
May 23rd, 2013 at 9:22 pm
I would ask them for the same information so as to confirm that it is not a scam. See what response you get then….lol.
May 24th, 2013 at 11:40 pm
You report them.
June 5th, 2013 at 3:07 am
Im in shock! I pray this is not a joke please call me at 702-504-5609 or 702-776-5097 if this is real thank yoy