Another Succinct 419 Scam

13 Aug

The bolded sections are full of win. Please feel free to bait:



Customers Service Hours–Monday to Saturday:
Office Hours Monday to Saturday:
Attention! Attention!! Attention!!!

We the management and staff of Multi-National Oil Company have your email address as a winner in our end of year email ballotting promotion and have deposited a certified Bank draft of $800.000.00 United States Dollars with the FedEx Courier Company for collection, but we did not hear from you since that time. Then we went and deposited the Draft with FEDEX COURIER COMPANY, West Africa.

What you have to do now is to contact the FEDEX COURIER COMPANYas soon as possible to know when they will deliver your package to you because of the expiring date. For your information,We have paid for the delivery Charges,Insurance premium and Clearance Certificate Fee of the Cheque showing that itis not a Drug Money or meant to sponsor Terrorist attack in your Country.
The only charges you will send to the FEDEX COURIER COMPANY to deliver your Draft direct to your postal Address in your country is ( $250 )Dollars only being payment for Security Keeping Fee of the Courier Company . Again,don’t be deceived by anybody to pay any other money except $250 USD Dollars as stipulated by the company.

We would have payed, but they said no because theydon’t know when you will contact them and in case of any
.You have to contact the FEDEX COURIER COMPANY now for the delivery of your Draft with this information below:
Send the following details highlighted below for reconfirmation:


The above informations should be sent to:
Name: Humprey Hill
Status: fedex Dispatch Director
Phone Number:+2348076381246

Finally, make sure that you re-confirm your Postal address(s) and Direct telephone number to them again to avoid any mistake on the Delivery after payment and ask them to give you the tracking number to enable you track your package over there and know when it will get to your address that you would provide.However,try to contact them as soon as you receive this mail to avoid any further delay and remember to send them their Security Keeping fee of only $250 USDollars for their immediate action.

Yours Faithfully,
Mrs Alan Rita

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One Response to “Another Succinct 419 Scam”

  1. Dan Meyer August 13, 2008 at 2:41 pm #

    I loved the subject line of a spam message I received earlier today:

    John Edwards Admits Fathering Clay Aiken’s Baby!

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