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Looks like even the scammers have given up trying to be creative

Discussion in 'The Pub' at netrider.net.au started by smee, Oct 7, 2011.

  1. This scam email made me laugh.

  2. Yeah, nice one. I mean this is really so bad, do they still manage to get people with that.

    Heres one I got recently

    Microsoft web / Email usage Campaign
    Microsoft Online Promotions
    REF: BTD/968/09, BATCH: 409978E.


    The prestigious Microsoft has set out and successfully organized a
    Sweepstakes marking our yearly web usage, we rolled out over One million
    Great British Pounds (?100,000.000.00) for our yearly web and email usage
    promotions. Participants for the draws were randomly selected
    and drawn from a wide range of World Wide Web (www) hosts from whose
    patronage we have become what we are today.
    Your email address as indicated was drawn and attached REF:
    BTD/968/09,BATCH: 409978E which subsequently won you One million Great
    British Pounds(1,000,000.00 GBP) in our yearly organized email awareness

    You are advised to contact claims and processing agent

    NAME :Mr Vicente Scott

    with the following details to file for claims and avoid delays and
    complications of funds claim while the promotions last.
  3. I ever get scam emails. Even when the bike was on sale I only ever got one, and that came by sms first.

    I'd like to open a Swiss Cheese account please