Hello, I am Miss Young. I received the following email. It is about
a charitable donation. It works just like a lottery scam. The scammers that sent the letter, wants me to pay them. I will not get anything from them. They will keep asking for more money until I give up or run out of money.
am Jeff Goodwin (Mr.), the Chief Finance Officer assigned to assist you
in your claiming
process. I wish to congratulate you for being a beneficiary in this
2013 Qatar Foundation/European Union (EU) Compensation Unit. We have
received your email with utmost delight and immediate actions have been
taken by us as regards
to the processing and legalization of your prize.
To commence on
the processing of your Grant/Donation Award, you are required to
forward the following details to us to help facilitate the verifications
and payment of
your Grant/Donation Award of $1,000,000.00 (One Million United State
Dollars) credited to Identification # - G20-9013-747; EU-162-0534 and
Ref No: Q9/EU/235/013SA to you.
This information should be sent to our office within 24hrs of receipt
of this email to enable us attend to your file. Your Grant/Donation
Award have been secured by our SA office and your payment authorization
letter will be forwarded to them to release the amount to you upon the
completion of the processing and legalization of your claim files.
Donation draws was conducted from an exclusive list of 500 e-mail
addresses of individual and corporate bodies picked by an advanced
automated random computer search from the internet and no ticket were
sold. Your Identification # - G20-9013-747; EU-162-0534, which subsequently won you a prize amongst Seven (7) lucky
recipients. You have therefore been approved to claim a total sum of $1,000,000.00 (One Million United State Dollars) credited to file Ref No: Q9/EU/235/013SA. This prize is from a total
cash prize of $146,000,000 shared amongst the first Seven (7)
recipients. This year Grant Award is the largest ever for the Qatar
Grant Award. The estimated $1,200,000,000.00. Cash Grant/Donation would
be the seventh-biggest in the Qatar history next year (2014).
be warned for security reasons and payment guarantee, you are advice to
keep your Award information strictly confidential until your claims is
processed and your prize money remitted to you as required in this grand
EU Gaming terms and conditions of claims. This is a part of our
precautionary measure to avoid double claiming by non winners.
Congratulations to you once more and we hope to receive
your immediate response to this email.
Do have a nice day,
Mr. Jeff Goodwin
+277 4844 5573
Regional Verification and Claims Office
QATAR FOUNDATION: FUNDS FOR INTERNATIONAL
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