Note To All Scammers

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Note to all Scammers Feb 11, 2006
Please note

If you try to post any form of scam in these Forums your post will be deleted without notice. This is in particular (but not exclusive), to any posts selling phones, I-Pods and Laptops from Nigeria.

If your post is genuine, it will contain details of how payment is to be made and a legitimate contact Email.

When i say proper Email, i mean NOT hotmail, yahoo and Gmail etc.

arniegang
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Sep 13, 2008
here is an example of one those stupid emails :evil: , i just got from a scammer in inbox today from one of the members of dubai forums.
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my private email box( linda.akumams@yahoo.com )

Dear sympathetic one,

Permit me to inform you of my desire of going into business relationship with you. I got your name and contact when i was searching for good christian and muslem person who can help me.

I am linda akuma, the only daughter of late Mr and Mrs christopher akuma.I am 20years old girl. My father was a very wealthy cocoa merchant based in Abidjan, the economic capital of Ivory Coast before he was poisoned to death by his business associates on one of their outing to discuss on a business deal. When my mother died on the 21st October 1996, my father took me so special because I am motherless.

Before the death of my father on the 20th of May 2007 in a private hospital here in Abidjan. He secretly called me on his bed side and told me that he has a sum of US$7.500,000(seven Million Five Hundred Thousand United States Dollars) left in a suspense account in a local bank here in Abidjan,he told me that he used my name as his only daughter for the next of kin in deposit of the fund. He also explained to me that it was because of this wealth he was poisoned by his business associates. That I should seek for a foreign partner in a country of my choice where I will transfer this money and use it for investment purpose, (such as real estate management).

Moreover, I am willing to offer you 15% of the total sum as compensation for your effort input after the successful transfer of this money to your nominated account.



please this is my private email box( linda.akumams@yahoo.com )

Anticipating hearing from you soon.

Thanks and God bless.

Your sincerely

linda

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this person has nothing else to do, it's such a pity
i pray for such a jobless person, may the lord touch his or her heart, may he or her find peace only when the person changes.

seyitan
seyitan
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Nov 01, 2008
we never reply such email,because we know this is scam.
enlaine
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Feb 16, 2009
NIgerian pfffffffffffffffffff FAKE
hijack
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Mar 04, 2009
scams are a headache now
Deadfella
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Jun 11, 2009
Fully support on this, which is bringing a clearer enviroment.
brandnewmax
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Sep 09, 2009
hello everybody,
my name is Sharrif and i'm 30 year old senegalese
this message is to find a link in the UAE who want to open a dual business in senegal.i profit to remember people the situation in our countries for companies or generous people who want to give heir help to homeless population in west africa.i want to establish fair relationship between Senegal and the UAE.
for more informations join us:
tel:00221 776350301 or ctidjani2000@yahoo.fr
Cherif
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Re: Note To All Scammers Aug 03, 2010
Even if they provide contact details (such as the post above me), it can be still quite difficult to tell if a business offer is legit or a scam. I say stay away from shady-sounding deals which involves sending out your money.
robdeehan
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Re: Note To All Scammers Aug 16, 2010
very funny scam
saeedz28
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Re: Note To All Scammers Dec 13, 2010
hi, when you do business online, please be careful, if you do not make sure, why do not have a try for ask the third party, they can go to the factory or company to have a inspection, then send the detail information report to you, you will know what kind of company or factory they are!if there anything I can do for you, please feel free to contact , my skype stin003candy
vedisadela
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Re: Note To All Scammers Jan 21, 2011
why on earth could a person preferred to be ripping people off their HARD-EARNED money? ohhh gosh! Am confused...
collegegirl
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Re: Note To All Scammers Mar 10, 2011
That kind of information makes anyone boring!!
mandarin
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Re: Note to all Scammers May 27, 2011
hello
I personally never reply to such e-mail it is so clear a fake one I recieved many in my private e-mail heheheh ^^,
thank you for drwaing our intention,
delledekor
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Re: Note To All Scammers May 09, 2013
Gosh!! never will i fall for such a stupid story. i started getting these mails from 2008 and still these scammers havnt changed ier style. haha
wisenana
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Re: Note To All Scammers Oct 10, 2013
thank you
digitalpoin8
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