Beware. There is a international lottery scams from the Netherlands telling you that your email has won one million Euros. Read the messages I’ve got from my spam folder in my Yahoo email. In my previous articles we already mentioned email phishing and scams like in our topic entitled “Report Phishing Scams to Toyota United Kingdom”, and “Federal Bureau of Investigation Phishing”.
When I checked my email messages, it is my habit to also see what’s in my spam folder. As usual, there are investment offers, SEO offers, website development and instant riches like lottery winnings.
Today, let me revealed to you the email I received from firstname.lastname@example.org named as Lotto NL or Lorro Netherlands. Find out if this message is just another international lottery scams or not.
Beware of this International Lottery Scams from Netherlands
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2391 Beds 152 Koningin Julianaplein 21,
(Lotto affiliate with Subscriber Agents).
From: Susan Console
We are pleased to inform you of the result of the Lotto NL Winners International programs held on the 8th June 2016. Your e-mail address attached to ticket #: 00903228100 with prize # 778009/UK drew Ђ1,000,000.00 which was first in the 2nd class of the draws. you are to receive Ђ1,000,000.00 (One Million Euros). Because of mix up in cash
pay-outs, we ask that you keep your winning information confidential until your money (Ђ1,000,000.00) has been fully remitted to you by our accredited pay-point bank.
This measure must be adhere to avoid loss of your cash prize-winners of our cash prizes are advised to adhere to these instructions to forestall the abuse of this program by other participants.
It’s important to note that this draws were conducted formally, and winners are selected through an internet ballot system from 60,000 individual and companies e-mail addresses – the draws are conducted around the world through our internet based ballot system. The promotion is sponsored and promoted Lotto NL.
We congratulate you once again. We hope you will use part of it in our next draws; the jackpot winning is Ђ85million. Remember, all winning must be claimed not later than 20 days. After this date all unclaimed cash prize will be forfeited and included in the next sweepstake. Please, in order to avoid unnecessary delays and complications remember to quote personal and winning numbers in all correspondence with us.
Congratulations once again from all members of Lotto NL. Thank you for being part of our promotional program.
To file for the release of your winnings you are advice to contact our Foreign Transfer Manager:
MR. WILSON WARREN JOHNSON
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Who is Mr. Wilson Warren Jonson? I didn’t email him or called him using the given phone numbers. What do you think will this scammer will do after we send an email message with regards to the international lottery winnings?
Expect him/her to response but this time he/she wants us to send them a personal information like birthday, mailing address, complete name and even our credit card numbers. The next thing would happen will be using our personal information and credit card for his/her advantage. I know this type of post will help you increase your financial IQ. So, leave a comment below if you also encountered the same email message related to Netherlands international lottery.