The reader who submitted this feels that Mr Sheffield should “fire” his secretary “or take typing classes”. I can see why!
Mr Sheffield is looking for gullible fools to help in with money laundering. Avoid. Don’t get involved with anyone who tells you they need help with payment processing. Any company of any size, anywhere in the world, can set up proper payment systems without any help from you, or me, or my reader.
Delete the email and don’t reply.
From: Marie Gold <firstname.lastname@example.org>
Subject: NEW DAY WITH MARIE GOLD INT LTD
Date: Wednesday, January 4, 2006, 5:52 AM
LONDON, EC1Y 8RE
UNITED KINGDOM. TO WHOM IT MAY CONCERN
We are food suppliment producing company a division of
Mariegoldint’l.we are looking for a representative to represent the company. We have
sales representatives all over the world to distribute our products.As You
may know, it’s not easy to start a business in a new market (being the
There are hundreds of competitors, close direct contacts between
suppliers and customers and other difficulties, which impede oursales
promotion.We have decided to deliver the products upfront,it’s very
risky but we have to push up sales up to 25 percent.Thus we need to get payments for our
products as soon as it possible.Unfortunately we are unable to open
Bank Accounts in the United states without first registering the company
Presently with the amount of Orders we have, we cannot put them on
hold. For fear of loosing the customers out rightly. Secondly we cannot cash
these payments from the U.S/Canada and South America soon enough, as
international Checks take about 14 working days for cash to be made
available.We lose about 100,000 USD of net income each month because we
have money transfer delays. Your task as a representative of the
company is to ordinate paymentsfrom customers and help us with the payment
process.You are not involved in any sales.
Once orders are received and sorted we deliver theproduct to a customer
(usually through FEDEX).The customer receives andchecks the
products.After this has been done the customer has to pay forthe products.About 90
percent of our customers prefer to pay through Certified checks and
Money orders drawn from the United States/canada based on the amount
involved.We have decided to open this new job position for solving this problem.
Your tasks are;
1. Receive payment from Customers
2. Cash Payment at your Bank or any cashing facilities near you.
3. Deduct 10 % which will be your percentage/pay on Payment processed
4. Forward balance after deduction of percentage/pay to any of the
offices you will be contacted to send payment to
This job takes only 3-7 hours per week. You’ll have a lot of free time
doing another job, you’ll get good income and regular job.But this job
is very challenging and you should understand it. We are looking only for
the worker who satisfies our requirements and will be an earnest
assistant.We are glad to offer this job position to you. Interested in the position,
kindly email back with the following details below.
Contact Telephone Number:
We look forward to a mutually beneficial relationship.