Thursday, March 5, 2009 3:51 PM
“OBAMA’S FOUNDATION” <firstname.lastname@example.org>
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Greetings to you,
On behalf of the Obama’s Foundation, we wish to notify you as a
beneficiary of $99,000,000 USD in compensation of scam victims.
Do contact HSBC INTERNATIONAL BANK, United Kingdom Branch for verification
and release of your $99,000,000 USD that we have deposited with the HSBC
The account log on will be presented to you by the bank in order to access
the funds before releasing into your nominated bank account. You will
transfer the funds into your nominated account on-line as the HSBC BANK,UK
will provide the necessary information to you. We have taken care of the cost
of transfer (C.O.T) and the VAT.Please if you are willing to accept the
funds, do contact the Managing Director of the HSBC BANK,UK with the
You are to fill the appropriate form and submit to the bank.
 Full Names:________________
 Contact address______________________________
 Direct Telephone No: ___________________
|4| Occupation : ____________________________
Managing Director of the HSBC BANK,UK
Name: Dr. Fredrick Brown
Private Email: email@example.com
1. The US government would not send an e-mail; it would be a postal letter, probably via registered mail or a personal visit. 2. If you look at the overall letter, its structure and grammar, you know that government officials do not start an official letter as “Greetings to you” and do not end with “Yours Faithfully”. 3. President Obama has more and bigger things to concern himself with. 4. This is spam and should be deleted.