PLEASE GET BACK SOON.

The usual ridiculous story about a soldier serving in a war torn country who has magically found lots of money in a box.  Surprise, if you help he will give some of it to you – or not.  Probably not, I’d think.  Being a scammer he will happily take from you as much money as ...
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Your Netflix Account Requires Validation [#VAL-89118374]

This scammer is after your credit card details.  If you click on the link in this email it takes you to netflix-secure.com.  This is NOT the real netflix website.  The domain netflix-secure.com was registered on 18th Sept 2014. If you continue (my trust friend Roger Rabbit filled in the form with a fake email and ...
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Blood Test

  This is a nasty scammer who is trying to frighten you into opening the attachment, which is a .zip file containing  malware.  DO NOT OPEN the attachment. If you have recently had a blood test, please rest assured that this is a scam and you will need to contact your doctor to get your ...
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Incident 4736664 – Companies House

I’ve received several of copies of this email, each with a different number.  DO NOT OPEN the attachment.  It’s a zip file which almost certainly contains malware. The submission number is: 4736664 For more details please check attached file. Please quote this number in any communications with Companies House. All Web Filed documents are available ...
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Awaiting to hear from you ASAP=

The usual story here of a mega rich client who died leaving millions of unclaimed dollars which you (a random person contacted along with thousands of others by email) can share.  This scammer wants to take your money by charging you fees for the non-existent millions. Hang Seng Bank Limited 83 Des Voeux Rd. Central ...
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Tallinn Order

As you can probably tell from his email, “Edwin” has no idea what type of “products” you sell, or even if you sell anything.  He is hoping you will send him a quote and then he will try to trick you into paying a fake shipping company.  My online alter ego is going to send ...
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TAX REFUND NOTIFICATION

Look at the email address this claims to have been sent from – tax@hmr.co.uk   The genuine website is hmrc.gov.uk.  The Inland Revenue NEVER send you a form to fill in for a refund.  If you have accidentally given your card information to these scammers contact your bank immediately. Dear Sir/Madame, After the last annual calculations ...
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Please complete your Apple ID

DO NOT fill in this account verification.  This is not a legitimate email about your Apple account – it is a scammer who is after your credit card details.  You can log into their fake Apple website using any made-up password. The domain name “myicloudaccount.com” was registered today by someone in Panama. If you get ...
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Invitation to job Interview

The person who forwarded me this scam job email has recently been job hunting and so their CV has been registered with several online job agencies. How do we know it’s a scam?  Most obviously it doesn’t tell you which company the email is from.  I have no idea what would happen if you telephoned ...
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USE ATM CARD AND MAKE YOUR WITHDRAWALS…

The usual ridiculousness about bad people and loads of money.  There is no money and the only “bad people” are the people who sent you this email – who are after your money, which they will start demanding that you send if you make the mistake of replying. Our Ref: WB/NF/UN/XX028 UNITED NATIONS. (WORLD BANK ...
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