From: MONEY GRAM < firstname.lastname@example.org >
Date: Sun, Dec 30, 2012 at 3:38 AM
Subject: MONEY GRAM
I am Barr. Mike Benson,
the Chair person in charge of Treasury Department, International wire transfers
of Benin Republic Federal Ministry of Finance. You are to reply through this my
official email address email@example.com
because this is to inform you that your fund was
brought to my desk as the director & management of the WESTERN UNION &
MONEY GRAM transfer have declared to divert your fund to the government treasury
account just because you can not pay the wire transfer fee, In reasoning wisely
to this complain I told them to wait until I hear from you so that I will know
the reason why you decide to reject such amount of money USD$2.5 Million which
is your rightful & legal overdue inheritance payment just because of
The reason why I sent this email to you is because its
your sweat and for this reason you still have this last chance to claim your
fund if you can send USD$35.00 today because I have already arranged your wires
ready for its daily wires to you but failing to do this, I will allow them to
have power over your fund and am very sorry if you failed as this is the last
Therefore, send the USD$35.00 immediately you receive this email
today and email your full name and address to me if you want your USD$2.5
Million to be send to you by western union OR Money gram transfer but the
maximum amount officially allow for it is USD$7,500.00 per day until you receive
your complete USD$2.5 Million from here. The second option is for you to send me
the full detail of your bank account if you want your fund to be fully transfer
by direct bank to bank wire transfer to your account at once.
After you have sent the $35.00 and email me the
MTCN numbers, you are to indicate your wish to receive your funds as I have
stated above and the funds will be released to you without any hitch.
the western union or money gram information in the name of my accountant to
avoid delay in receiving your fund and remember that I have done my best for you
and I will make sure that your wire will begin to be released to you from the
moment you sent this $35.00.
Send the $35.00 now and send me email with
the Western Union MTCN or Money Gram reference numbers when you send the money ,
you can as well call me on this number +229 68037154
when you have sent the money now ok?
Receivers Name:. . IKE JUSTDON
Country:. . Benin BENIN
City:. . Cotonou.
Question:. . God
Answer:. . Bless.
Amount to send: . .$35.00
NUMBER. . NEEDED
Send it and email the MTCN number, amount sent, name
and address of sender to me for easy collection and once again remember to reply
through this my official email address TAKE NOTE: REPLY ONLY THROUGH THIS
Barr. Mike Benson,
Federal Ministry of Finance Benin
Telephone: +229 68037154
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