I’ve received several scam emails telling me I’ve won the Swiss Lotto. Here are two of them. The first one came from Nigeria, the second came from Canada. Strange places for Swiss Lotto officials to live, don’t you think??
They are scams, of course. You can’t win a lottery or a lotto unless you enter. These online lottery draws are all fakes. Just delete them and don’t reply, otherwise you will find a scammer asking you for money.
This message is to inform you of your eligiblity as a winner of the sum of
750,000.00 Euros in the on going Swiss Lotto International draw contact
Mr. Leonard Scott Via E-mail : firstname.lastname@example.org Phone : +31684246075
with your details 1.Name 2.Occupation 3.Home address 4.Age 5.Mobile Number.
6. Country .7.Nationality
SWISS LOTTO NETHERLANDS
CONGRATULATIONS!!! YOU HAVE WON 750,000 Euros
You have been awarded 750,000 Euros in the SWISS-LOTTO Satellite Software email
lottery in which e-mail addresses are picked randomly by Software powered by the
internet through the worldwide website.
Your email address was amongst those chosen this year for the SWISS-LOTTO
Satellite lottery. And this promotional program is proudly sponsored by the
Your email address attached to Ref number 5, 7, 14, 17, 18, 43 with Serial 10,
and consequently won the lottery in the “A” Category. You have therefore been
approved for a lump sum pay out of 750,000 Euros. Number 1979-12 drew the lucky
Numbers 101979-12 drew the lucky Numbers
Please note that your lucky winning number falls within our European Booklet
representative. In View of this, your winning prize will be released to you by
our fiduciary agent located In the Netherlands .Our European agent will
immediately commence the process to facilitate the release of your winning funds
As soon as you Contact them.
This promotion takes place annually. For security reasons, you are advised to
keep your winning details confidential till your claims is processed and your
winning funds remitted to you in whatever manner you deem fit to Claim your
prize. This is part of our precautionary measure to avoid double claiming and
unwarranted d abuse of this program by some unscrupulous elements.
Provide him with the informations as stated below:
(7) Country of Residence:
(9) Telephone Number:
(11)Draw Number above:
These details facilitate the due process and the release of winnings to avoid
unnecessary delays and complications in the processing of your Winnings.
Congratulations once more from all members and staff of this program.
Mr. Kenneth Gram
Online Games Director