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Re: EMAIL HOAXES AND CHAIN EMAILS
« Reply #175 on: 18/12/2006 19:06:54 »
I only use my gmail for job applications or important documents really. Hotmail is my general one, and yahoo just anything I sign up to that I don't really trust  ;)
 

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« Reply #176 on: 18/12/2006 19:37:35 »
Yes I still have Aol As I havent figured out which is better yet ! LOL I kind of think Asis is faster, but I am not sure yet! It offers no mail facilities that I know of jut internet connection!
 

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« Reply #177 on: 18/12/2006 22:25:38 »
What about that bloke who was in the news recently...he was conned out of £90,000 over a period of a whole year ($180,000..God Bless America for this exchange rate !)...as they kept on asking him for release fees or something so that they could release the money to him !!
 

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« Reply #178 on: 22/12/2006 22:43:09 »
Doesn't emails like this which praise God etc just offend the religious ?
Surely these people have no faith at all  !!


            Dear beloved in Christ,

I am the above named person from Angola. I am married to Mr.George Moahiri, who worked with Angola embassy in Ivory Coast for nine years before he died in the year 2005. We were married for eleven years without a child. He died after a brief illness that lasted for only four days. Before his death we were both born again Christian. Since his death I decided not to remarry or get a child outside my matrimonial home which the Bible is against. When my late husband was alive he deposited the sum of Seven Million Five Hundred Thousand Dollars ($7.500.000) now in the confidence Bank account here in Abidjan Cote d'Ivoire West Africa. Recently, my Doctor told me that I would not last for the next eight months due to cancer problem. The one that disturbs me most is my stroke sickness. Having known my condition I decided to donate this fund to a church that will utilize this money the way I am going to instruct herein. I want a church that will use this fund for orphanages, widows, propagating the word of God and to endeavour that the house of God is maintained. The Bible made us to understand that 'Blessed is the hand that giveth.

I took this decision because I don´t have any child that will inherit this money and my husband relatives are not Christians and I don´t want my husband´s efforts to be used by unbelievers. I don´t want a situation where this money will be used in an ungodly way. This is why I am taking this decision. I am not afraid of death hence I know where I am going. I know that I am going to be in the bosom of the Lord. Exodus 14 VS 14 says that 'the lord will fight my case and I shall hold my peace'. I don´t need any telephone communication in this regard because of my health hence the presence of my husband´s relatives around me always. I don´t want them to know about this development.

With God all things are possible. As soon as I receive your reply I shall give you the contact of the Bank. I will also issue you an authority letter that will prove you the present beneficiary of this fund. I want you and the church to always pray for me because the lord is my shephard. My happiness is that I lived a life of a worthy Christian. Whoever that Wants to serve the Lord must serve him in spirit and Truth. Please always be prayerful all through your life, any delay in your reply will give me room in sourcing another ministry organisation for this same purpose. Please assure me that you will act accordingly as I stated herein.

Hoping to receive your reply.

Remain blessed in the Lord.

Mrs.Boale Carole Moahiri
 

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Re: EMAIL HOAXES AND CHAIN EMAILS
« Reply #179 on: 23/12/2006 02:40:17 »
THat makes me angry!!!
 

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Re: EMAIL HOAXES AND CHAIN EMAILS
« Reply #180 on: 27/12/2006 19:36:54 »
Just been able to get this one up on here, sorry it took so long Neil.

Enjoy  ;)

MORGAN & CO SOLICITORS
LONDON UNITED KINGDOM
2 TRITON SQUARE
REGENT PLACE, LONDON, NW1 3AN.



Dear    Northey,

I am Mr Lesley morgan , the personal attorney to Mr David
Northey,a national of your country, who used to work with
Mobil Oil company in saudi Arabia. Here in after shall be
referred to as my client.

On the 21st of May 2003,my client, his wife and
their son were involved in a car accident.
All occupants of the vehicle unfortunately lost thier lives.

Since then I have made several enquiries to your embassy to
locate any of my client's extended relatives this has also
proved unsuccessful. After these several unsuccessful attempts,
I decided to tracehis surname over the Internet, to locate
any member of his family hence I contacted you.I have contacted
you to assist in repartrating the money and property left behind
by my client beforethey get confisicated or declared unserviceable
by the bank where this huge deposits were lodged.

My deceased client had an account valued at about 1.8million
British pounds sterling. His accounting officer has issued me a notice
as to provide the next of kin or have the account confisicated.

Since i  have been unsuccesfull in locating there relatives for over
2 years now i seek your consent to present you as the next of kin of
the deceased since you have the same surname so that the proceeds of
this account  valued  at 1.8 million Pounds can be paid to you and
then you and I can share the  money.I have all necessary legal
documents that can be used to back up any claim we may make.
All I require is your honest cooperation to enable us see  this
deal through.

I guarantee that this will be executed under a legitimate  arrangement
that will protect you from any breach of the law. I will  procure all
necessary Legal documents.

Please contact me immediately by email.

Best regards,

Lesley Morgan
PRINCIPAL ATTORNEY.
MORGAN & CO SOLICITORS
LONDON UNITED KINGDOM.
 

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« Reply #181 on: 27/12/2006 21:33:30 »
Wooooo !!


THANKS DAN...I've never seen one like that before !!....Cripes !!...you have to give them credit for their creativity.

 

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« Reply #182 on: 27/12/2006 21:56:54 »
I know, big balls  :o

Was nice to get a scam email from London though  ;)
 

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« Reply #183 on: 29/12/2006 03:51:41 »
 I recieved this email tonight!


                  EMAIL    Sgt.ShelbyCross@hotmail.com



How are you and your family? Hope all is well.

My name is Staff Sgt. Shelby Cross; I am an American soldier, serving in the
military with the army’s 3rd infantry division. With a very desperate need for
assistance, I have summed up courage to contact you.

I found your contact particulars in an address journal. I am seeking your kind
assistance to move the sum of US$8m (eight million United States dollars) to you
in United States; as far as I can be assured that my share will be safe in your
care until I complete my service here.

Source of money:

Some money in US dollars were discovered in dog kennels at a farm house and
guest houses in an estate near one of Saddam’s old palaces in Baghdad, Iraq
during an operation, and it was agreed by Staff Sgt. Kenneth Buff, Sgt. 1st
Class Daniel Van Ess and I that some part of this money be shared amongst us
before informing anybody about it. Since both of them saw the money first, they
did the informing, while I played the outsider to protect our interest. This was
quite an illegal thing to do, but I tell you what? No compensation can make up
for the risk we have taken with our lives in this hell hole, in which my brother
in-law was killed by a road side bomb last time. You will find the story of this
money on the web addresses below;

http://Http://www.washingtonpost.com/ac2/wp-dyn/a35080-2003apr24

http://www.right-thoughts.us/index.php/weblog/comments/the_first_thing_you_know_ol_saddams_a_millionaire/

http://www.jonathanforeman.com/military/nyp_iraq/04192003_chest.html

The above figure was given to me as my share, and to conceal this kind of money
became a problem for me, even after the initial probe of all soldiers of our
command which I was cleared from; so with the help of a British contact working
here and his office enjoy some immunity, I was able to get the package out to a
safe location entirely out of trouble spot. He does not know the real contents
of the package, and believes that it belongs to a British/American medical
doctor who died in a raid here in Iraq, and before giving up, trusted me to hand
over the package to his family in United States. I have now found a much secured
way of getting the package out of Iraq to your country for you to pick up, and I
will discuss this with you when I am sure that you are willing to assist me, and
I believe that my money will be well secured in your hand because you have the
fear of God.

I want you to tell me how much you will take from this money for the assistance
you will give to me. One passionate appeal I will make to you is not to discuss
this matter with anybody, should you have reasons to reject this offer, please
and please destroy this message as any leakage of this information will be too
bad for us soldier’s here in Iraq and tarnish the reputation of  other services
men. I do not know how long we will remain here, and I have been shot, wounded
and survived two suicide bomb attacks by the special grace of God, this and
other reasons I will mention later has prompted me to reach out for help, I
honestly want this matter to be resolved immediately, please contact me as soon
as possible with my private e-mail address  which is for now
my only way of communication until I specify otherwise. ssg.shelby@hotmail.com
God bless you and your family.

Sgt. Shelby Cross


 

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« Reply #184 on: 29/12/2006 20:55:51 »
Absolutely amazing Karen MAM.....

The thing is...there ARE people who succumb to this.
Thanks for posting it.
 

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« Reply #185 on: 29/12/2006 21:08:00 »
 YES THEY DO>> I have been known to be pretty guilable me self!! I am learning however  to be very cautious!
 

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« Reply #186 on: 04/01/2007 02:28:15 »
Just yesterday I had 2 little scammers IM me...I  allowed them to carry on their bit...(Yes, they were approved on IM thanks to my son who uses my computer and probably noticed my email addie when I probably answered them before)so I presented them with His and her info to bottle them in this confusing manner,.hehe  I promised to send them money and even called them scammers...they too the abuse,..one slipped and said how did i know about it...LOL  He accidently admitted it!  Too much fun...maybe one of them actually went to western union
 

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« Reply #187 on: 04/01/2007 04:50:04 »
 Good for you LO.. Sick em fiddo!! LOL Better not mess with me friend.. LOL
 

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« Reply #188 on: 09/01/2007 16:00:44 »
Lo. thats smart of you. Why are scammers turning the gains of IT to pains, Its unfair. Lo. thumbs up to you
 

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« Reply #189 on: 12/01/2007 06:50:37 »
Good for you LO.. Sick em fiddo!! LOL Better not mess with me friend.. LOL

No, I am just a waste of their time...it is so sad too as they always fall in love with me...isn't it amazing and they have never even met me!  LOL  Sure, baby I want to marry you...find out who I am when I come to your local airport...uh, right!
 

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« Reply #190 on: 12/01/2007 06:52:35 »
Lo. thats smart of you. Why are scammers turning the gains of IT to pains, Its unfair. Lo. thumbs up to you

Thanks Thayo!  Yep...so sick of the scamming...I am sick of hearing about the horrible stuff about their government...okay, my thoughts are, change your heart and your attitude...go into business or go to work!  It takes one person to change the matters that surround them...network with others to get their mindframe to match theirs if the government can do it, so can the people! 
 

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« Reply #191 on: 12/01/2007 06:54:04 »
LOL.. Are you getting love scammers.. LOL!! Pathetic...but scarry what they will stoop to!!
 

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« Reply #192 on: 12/01/2007 06:59:29 »
Awww, shucks...it was so sweet...LOL  I am a realist and it is hard to get over me on that one...I busted one after he said he didn't get his money?? Well, duh...what did he expect?  I accused him of scamming and he asked how did I know...well, let's see, you don't know me, you want me to cash a check for you, you only want a certain amount and then let me have the rest...well, I don't know how I would know that...LOL
 

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« Reply #193 on: 13/01/2007 05:40:35 »
here is a new one from today!! A friend or colleague gave him my name... LOL!!!

HELLO MY DEAR FRIEND,

COMPLIMENTS OF THE DAY!

MY NAME IS MR THOMPSON KUMADO.I AM THE REGIONAL MANAGER OF INTERNATIONAL COMMERCIAL BANK OF GHANA IN THE WESTERN REGION OF GHANA .

I GOT YOUR INFORMATION FROM A FRIEND WHO IS A MEMBER OF OUR TRADE MISSION.I WRITE YOU THIS PROPOSAL IN GOOD FAITH. I AM 42 YEARS OLD MARRIED WITH TWO LOVELY KIDS.

I AM A DEVOTED CHRISTIAN AND A MAN OF PEACE.I HAVE PACKAGED A FINANCIAL TRANSACTION THAT WILL BENEFIT YOU AND I. AS THE REGIONAL MANAGER OF THE INTERNATIONAL COMMERCIAL BANK OF GHANA . IT IS MY DUTY TO SEND IN A FINANCIAL REPORT TO MY HEAD OFFICE IN THE CAPITAL CITY ACCRA AT THE END OF EACH BUSINESS YEAR.

IN THE COURSE OF THE LAST YEAR 2005 BUSINESS REPORT.I DISCOVERED THAT MY REGION IN WHICH I AM THE MANAGER MADE THREE MILLION US DOLLARS ($3.000.000.00) WHICH MY HEAD OFFICE ARE NOT AWARE OF AND WILL NEVER BE AWARE OF.I HAVE PLACE D THIS FUNDS ON WHAT WE CALL ESCROW CALL ACCOUNT WITH NO BENEFICIARY. AS AN OFFICER OF THIS BANK I CAN NOT BE DIRECTLY CONNECTED TO THIS MONEY.

 
SO MY AIM OF CONTACTING YOU IS TO ASSIST ME RECEIVE THIS MONEY IN YOUR BANK ACCOUNT AND GET 20% OF THE TOTAL FUNDS AS COMMISSION. THERE ARE PRACTICALLY NO RISK INVOLVED. IT WILL BE A BANK TO BANK TRANSFER; ALL I NEED FROM YOU IS TO STAND CLAIM AS THE ORIGINAL DEPOSITOR OF THIS FUND WHO MADE THE DEPOSIT WITH MY BRANCH SO THAT MY HEAD OFFICE CAN ORDER THE TRANSFER TO YOUR DESIGNATED BANK ACCOUNT. IF YOU ACCEPT TO WORK WITH ME I WILL APPRECIATE IT VERY MUCH.

REPLY ME THROUGH MY PRIVATE EMAIL IF YOU THINK WE CAN WORK TOGETHER SO THAT WE CAN GO OVER THE ETAILS:kuthompson@myway.com 

THANKS IN ADVANCE AND MAY GOD BLESS YOU AND YOUR FAMILY.   


YOURS TRULY


MR THOMPSON KUMADO




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« Reply #194 on: 14/01/2007 18:59:55 »
[size=08pt] Subject: Miguel Wayne. Date: 1/14/2007 10:45 A.M. Pacific Standard time From: Miguel111wayne@yahoo.se[/size]
Dear Friend,
It is indeed my pleasure to write to you this letter, which I believe will be a suprise,as we are both complete strangers.
As you read this, I don't want you to feel sorry for me, because I believe everyone will die someday. My name is Miguel Wayne, a former merchant in Dubai, in the U.A.E. I have been diagnosed with Esophageal cancer which was discovered very late, due to my laxity in caring for my health.
It has defiled all forms of medicine, and right now I have only about a few months to live, according to medical experts. I have not particularly lived my life so well, as I never really cared for anyone not even myself but my business.Though I am very rich, I was never generous,I was always hostile to people and only focus on my business as that was the only thing I cared for,but now I regret all this as I now know that there is more to life than just wanting to have or make all the money in the world.
I believe when I have a second chance to come to this world I would live my life a different way from how I had lived it, now that it is dark for me, I have willed and given most of my properties and assets to my immediate and extended family members and as well as a few close friends.
To correct my wrong past life, I have decided to give alms to charity organizations,as I want this to be one of the last good deeds I do on earth. So far, I have distributed money to some charity organizations in the U.A.E, Algeria and Malaysia. Now that my health has deteriorated so badly,I cannot do this my self anymore.
I once asked members of my family to close one of my accounts and distribute the money which I have there to charity organization in Bulgaria and Pakistan, they refused and kept the money to themselves.
Hence, I do not trust them anymore, as they seem not to be contended with what I have left for them. The last of my money which no one knows of is the huge cash deposit of six million dollars that I have with a Fudicial Company Abroad,I will want you to help me collect this deposit and dispatched it to charity organizations and you must be sending me informations of how it was disbursed either by email or otherwise . I have set aside 5% for you for your time and patience.Thanks.
Miguel Wayne.
NB Please do not share my email addess with anyone as I have received some emails from some unscrupulos people claiming to be charity organisations and other weird stories.

 

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« Reply #195 on: 16/01/2007 05:10:21 »
That last sentence is pretty funny...LOL
 

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« Reply #196 on: 16/01/2007 05:12:43 »
Yeah it is, so I was very careful to make sure it was added to the top. It would not cut and paste, so I just added it manually!!! LOL
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« Reply #197 on: 16/01/2007 05:23:26 »
Whoa...that is some work girlie!  It was one of the best ones I have seen for amusement purposes...hehe
 

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« Reply #198 on: 16/01/2007 05:34:14 »
Yes, These guys make me sick!!!
 

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« Reply #199 on: 16/01/2007 05:36:09 »
Me too...ick!
 

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