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Subject: HOORAY ! I've just won the Euro-millions lottery

Written By: Gis on 04/24/06 at 8:21 am

Aren't I clever!, I didn't even enter it and yet I've just got this email to say I've won............yeah right  ::)

EuroMillions Lottery.
Plaza Mayor 36-38
Madrid,España.
Euro Millions
Lottery.

Sir/Madam,

CONGRATULATIONS: YOU WON €1,000,000.00.

We are
pleased to inform you of the result of EuroMillions Lottery, which was
held on the 24th, April 2006.
Your e-mail address attached to e-ticket
number: 05-32-45-45-53 (01-07) , with Prize Number (match 5): 116287612
drew a prize of €1,000,000.00 (One Million Euros).This lucky draw came
first in the 2nd Category of the Sweepstake. You will receive the sum
of €1,000,000.00 (One Million Euros) from our authorized bank.
Because
of some mix-up with sweepstake
prizes,including the time limited placed
on the payment of your prize:
€1,000,000.00, we advice that you keep
allinformation about this prizeconfidential until your funds:
€1,000,000.00 have been transferred to you by our bank. You must adhere
to this instruction,
strictly, to avoid any delay with the
release of
your funds to your person. This program has been abused severally in
past, so we are doing our best to forestall further occurrence of false
claims.
This sweepstake was conducted under the watchful eyes of 8,000
spectators. Your
e-mail address attached to e-ticket number 05-32-44-
45-50 (01-07)
was selected and; it came out first by an e-ballot draw
from over 250,000 e-mail
addresses (personal and corporate e-mail
addresses).
This program is sponsored by CFI to compensate faithful
internet suffers around the globe.
Congratulations for becoming one of
the few lucky winners.
With your permission, your e-mail will also be
included in the next sweepstake of €5Million.
You must claim your
prize: €1,000,000.00 not later than 10-days from the moment you receive
this e-mail.
In order to avoid unnecessary delays with your claim from
the bank; please`contact them immediately, and quote your winning and
personal information now, and in all your correspondence with the bank.

Here is the contact information:
Bank: Banco De España.
Director:
Public Finance, Global Markets, Interest Rate and Currency.

Mr Julian
Alonso
Tel:+34-627-864-515
E-mail address:publicfinance@sagamail.com

Furnish them with the following:
(i). your name(s),
(ii) Your
telephone and fax numbers
(iii) Your contact address
(iv) Your winning
information (including amount won).

Congratulations.
Coordinator:
EuroMillions Lottery.
Gema Francisco.










Subject: Re: HOORAY ! I've just won the Euro-millions lottery

Written By: Gis on 04/24/06 at 9:27 am

Very good point !  ;D

Subject: Re: HOORAY ! I've just won the Euro-millions lottery

Written By: CeeKay on 04/24/06 at 2:11 pm


Aren't I clever!, I didn't even enter it and yet I've just got this email to say I've won............yeah right  ::)

EuroMillions Lottery.
Plaza Mayor 36-38



Hey, wait a minute, I won this lottery too!  Isn't that a coincidence?  ;D

I love that, at the bottom of those e-mails, they warn you that it's necessary to keep all communications confidential.  Yeah.  Until they've cleaned out your bank account.  Then you can tell someone.

I had a friend recently call me to see if I thought it was legit.  She thought perhaps her financial worries were over.  I said, "Honey, don't quite your job."  How many people are falling for these scams?  :-\\

Subject: Re: HOORAY ! I've just won the Euro-millions lottery

Written By: CatwomanofV on 04/24/06 at 2:15 pm

I love the ones that advertise about college degrees and there are so many misspelled words in it. They usually are addressed to Carlos asking him if he wants a college degree-the man has a PH.D.  :o :o




Cat

Subject: Re: HOORAY ! I've just won the Euro-millions lottery

Written By: Apricot on 04/24/06 at 2:15 pm

I get about 3 of those a week... same people, they just use a random name generator.

Subject: Re: HOORAY ! I've just won the Euro-millions lottery

Written By: whistledog on 04/25/06 at 3:03 am

I get ones from some dude who says he is a lawyer, and that a long lost relative has passed on, thus I have inherited millions.  All I need to do is hand over my bank account number

Yeah, i'll get right on that ::)

Subject: Re: HOORAY ! I've just won the Euro-millions lottery

Written By: Mr Tumnus on 04/25/06 at 3:09 am

^ Yeah I had one from some guy in Africa claiming he was a lawyer and had traced me from the internet  ::) and he knew of a long lost relative of mine who had been killed in a road accident - had left

Subject: Re: HOORAY ! I've just won the Euro-millions lottery

Written By: whistledog on 04/25/06 at 3:12 am


^ Yeah I had one from some guy in Africa claiming he was a lawyer and had traced me from the internet  ::) and he knew of a long lost relative of mine who had been killed in a road accident - had left

Subject: Re: HOORAY ! I've just won the Euro-millions lottery

Written By: Mr Tumnus on 04/25/06 at 4:10 am

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Subject: Re: HOORAY ! I've just won the Euro-millions lottery

Written By: whistledog on 04/26/06 at 1:40 am


Hmm. Not a bad idea. Okay, my names's Jason, and I live both in 'inthe00s.com' and  in Canad-eh?. I'm rather partial to 'whistle-dogs'. There, you're dead meat, mate. Might even end up in the next 'whistle-dog'! mixed up with with some faber beans and washed down with  a nice chianti" :P (Yum! Yum!). :P
;) :D ;D


It's all good, seeing as I just faxed your profile all over the web.  Look forward to a call from Bubba (aka Prisoner #54354), your Prison Pen Pal ;D ;D :P :P :D :D

Subject: Re: HOORAY ! I've just won the Euro-millions lottery

Written By: Philip Eno on 04/26/06 at 1:47 am

I was once asked to help out a Nigerian Prince who has millions lock away in a bank, and needs a bank account to transfer his money to.

Subject: Re: HOORAY ! I've just won the Euro-millions lottery

Written By: whistledog on 04/26/06 at 1:55 am


I was once asked to help out a Nigerian Prince who has millions lock away in a bank, and needs a bank account to transfer his money to.


aka he needs your bank account, so he can swindle you out of all of your money

Subject: Re: HOORAY ! I've just won the Euro-millions lottery

Written By: Philip Eno on 04/26/06 at 1:57 am

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Subject: Re: HOORAY ! I've just won the Euro-millions lottery

Written By: Gis on 04/26/06 at 4:53 am

My friend was selling a wedding dress on Ebay and got one of those ones where due to some money transfer problem can the buyer send you a cheque for say

Subject: Re: HOORAY ! I've just won the Euro-millions lottery

Written By: Dominic L. on 04/26/06 at 7:22 pm

Joe Anderson $1000 Of Gas NoCost With ThisOffer Fri, 28 Apr 2006 17:30:39 -0800 



....


Should I trust a man named Joe Anderson!?

Subject: Re: HOORAY ! I've just won the Euro-millions lottery

Written By: Philip Eno on 10/28/06 at 9:52 am


Aren't I clever!, I didn't even enter it and yet I've just got this email to say I've won............yeah right  ::)

EuroMillions Lottery.
Plaza Mayor 36-38
Madrid,España.
Euro Millions
Lottery.

Sir/Madam,

CONGRATULATIONS: YOU WON €1,000,000.00.

We are
pleased to inform you of the result of EuroMillions Lottery, which was
held on the 24th, April 2006.
Your e-mail address attached to e-ticket
number: 05-32-45-45-53 (01-07) , with Prize Number (match 5): 116287612
drew a prize of €1,000,000.00 (One Million Euros).This lucky draw came
first in the 2nd Category of the Sweepstake. You will receive the sum
of €1,000,000.00 (One Million Euros) from our authorized bank.
Because
of some mix-up with sweepstake
prizes,including the time limited placed
on the payment of your prize:
€1,000,000.00, we advice that you keep
allinformation about this prizeconfidential until your funds:
€1,000,000.00 have been transferred to you by our bank. You must adhere
to this instruction,
strictly, to avoid any delay with the
release of
your funds to your person. This program has been abused severally in
past, so we are doing our best to forestall further occurrence of false
claims.
This sweepstake was conducted under the watchful eyes of 8,000
spectators. Your
e-mail address attached to e-ticket number 05-32-44-
45-50 (01-07)
was selected and; it came out first by an e-ballot draw
from over 250,000 e-mail
addresses (personal and corporate e-mail
addresses).
This program is sponsored by CFI to compensate faithful
internet suffers around the globe.
Congratulations for becoming one of
the few lucky winners.
With your permission, your e-mail will also be
included in the next sweepstake of €5Million.
You must claim your
prize: €1,000,000.00 not later than 10-days from the moment you receive
this e-mail.
In order to avoid unnecessary delays with your claim from
the bank; please`contact them immediately, and quote your winning and
personal information now, and in all your correspondence with the bank.

Here is the contact information:
Bank: Banco De España.
Director:
Public Finance, Global Markets, Interest Rate and Currency.

Mr Julian
Alonso
Tel:+34-627-864-515
E-mail address:publicfinance@sagamail.com

Furnish them with the following:
(i). your name(s),
(ii) Your
telephone and fax numbers
(iii) Your contact address
(iv) Your winning
information (including amount won).

Congratulations.
Coordinator:
EuroMillions Lottery.
Gema Francisco.





Hey, I won that last week!

Subject: Re: HOORAY ! I've just won the Euro-millions lottery

Written By: Dominic L. on 10/28/06 at 10:33 am

I'm tired of fighting, tired of fighting for a lost cause.

Subject: Re: HOORAY ! I've just won the Euro-millions lottery

Written By: La Roche on 10/28/06 at 2:26 pm

I had a good one.

Apparently due to a charitable cause my mortgage was to be paid off by a personal benefactor, if I supplied said account numbers etc.


.. I rent.

Subject: Re: HOORAY ! I've just won the Euro-millions lottery

Written By: Philip Eno on 10/28/06 at 3:30 pm


I had a good one.

Apparently due to a charitable cause my mortgage was to be paid off by a personal benefactor, if I supplied said account numbers etc.


.. I rent.
So you did not apply then?

Subject: Re: HOORAY ! I've just won the Euro-millions lottery

Written By: Ashkicksass on 10/28/06 at 6:48 pm





Do these people think we're stupid?


They certainly hope you are!

Subject: Re: HOORAY ! I've just won the Euro-millions lottery

Written By: Dagwood on 10/29/06 at 7:53 pm

The sad thing is some people do fall for this crap.  Usually the elderly looking to help their families.

Subject: Re: HOORAY ! I've just won the Euro-millions lottery

Written By: Philip Eno on 12/09/06 at 4:05 am

Has anyone won this yet?

Subject: Re: HOORAY ! I've just won the Euro-millions lottery

Written By: bookmistress4ever on 12/09/06 at 4:15 am

I actually got one in my mail at home, the snail mail.  It came with a check addressed to me for $3,000.  It was from a company in Canada who handles Canadian Lottos, but they drew this check from a bank in the United States.  The letter accompanying it said, Do not cash the check or tell anyone until you've called us.
The check was supposed to be for processing fees and such while I await the awarding of the actual prize of $550.000.  It had letterhead and everything.  The only thing was that the signature was xeroxed.

Subject: Re: HOORAY ! I've just won the Euro-millions lottery

Written By: Philip Eno on 12/09/06 at 4:19 am


I actually got one in my mail at home, the snail mail.  It came with a check addressed to me for $3,000.  It was from a company in Canada who handles Canadian Lottos, but they drew this check from a bank in the United States.  The letter accompanying it said, Do not cash the check or tell anyone until you've called us.
The check was supposed to be for processing fees and such while I await the awarding of the actual prize of $550.000.  It had letterhead and everything.  The only thing was that the signature was xeroxed.
Did they spell you name correctly?

Subject: Re: HOORAY ! I've just won the Euro-millions lottery

Written By: bookmistress4ever on 12/09/06 at 4:24 am


Did they spell you name correctly?


Yes.  Everything was spelt correctly.  No typos in the letter, my name was spelt correctly, it looked like a real honest check.  I was half tempted to try to cash it, but I knew what would happen if I did and I certainally don't need to be in trouble.

Subject: Re: HOORAY ! I've just won the Euro-millions lottery

Written By: Philip Eno on 12/09/06 at 4:24 am


Yes.  Everything was spelt correctly.  No typos in the letter, my name was spelt correctly, it looked like a real honest check.  I was half tempted to try to cash it, but I knew what would happen if I did and I certainally don't need to be in trouble.
Ask your bank manager for advice.

Subject: Re: HOORAY ! I've just won the Euro-millions lottery

Written By: Gis on 12/09/06 at 11:45 am


Ask your bank manager for advice.
Actually not a bad idea in that I'm sure they could tell you where to send it in terms of catching these crooks.

Subject: Re: HOORAY ! I've just won the Euro-millions lottery

Written By: Howard on 12/10/06 at 7:52 am


Has anyone won this yet?



I wish I did :(

Subject: Re: HOORAY ! I've just won the Euro-millions lottery

Written By: Sister Morphine on 12/10/06 at 11:26 am



I wish I did :(




Howard.......it's fake.  This is just a scam to try and bilk people out of money.  You do not wish you won this.

Subject: Re: HOORAY ! I've just won the Euro-millions lottery

Written By: La Roche on 12/10/06 at 11:59 am




Howard.......it's fake.  This is just a scam to try and bilk people out of money.  You do not wish you won this.


Wait.. hold on a second. I've been assured that my check is worth $100,000 US!. Are you telling me somebody lied to me?

Subject: Re: HOORAY ! I've just won the Euro-millions lottery

Written By: Philip Eno on 12/10/06 at 12:05 pm


Wait.. hold on a second. I've been assured that my check is worth $100,000 US!. Are you telling me somebody lied to me?
Would I have to open an American bank account to cash this cheque?

Subject: Re: HOORAY ! I've just won the Euro-millions lottery

Written By: bookmistress4ever on 12/10/06 at 12:10 pm

If anyone *does* happen to win it, can we have a huge inthe00s party somewhere warm and NOT in a war zone (preferably).?  ;D

Subject: Re: HOORAY ! I've just won the Euro-millions lottery

Written By: Philip Eno on 12/10/06 at 12:13 pm


If anyone *does* happen to win it, can we have a huge inthe00s party somewhere warm and NOT in a war zone (preferably).?  ;D
Yes please!

Subject: Re: HOORAY ! I've just won the Euro-millions lottery

Written By: Howard on 12/10/06 at 2:00 pm




Howard.......it's fake.  This is just a scam to try and bilk people out of money.  You do not wish you won this.



I know It's fake. ::)

Subject: Re: HOORAY ! I've just won the Euro-millions lottery

Written By: Sister Morphine on 12/10/06 at 2:01 pm



I know It's fake. ::)



Why else would you say you wish you won this if you knew it was fake?

Subject: Re: HOORAY ! I've just won the Euro-millions lottery

Written By: La Roche on 12/10/06 at 2:03 pm


Would I have to open an American bank account to cash this cheque?


Just give me your bank details, national insurance number, tax records for the years 1985 - 2005 and I'll cash it for you.  :)

Subject: Re: HOORAY ! I've just won the Euro-millions lottery

Written By: Sister Morphine on 12/10/06 at 2:03 pm


Just give me your bank details, national insurance number, tax records for the years 1985 - 2005 and I'll cash it for you.  :)



You're such a kind soul.  Bless you.

Subject: Re: HOORAY ! I've just won the Euro-millions lottery

Written By: Howard on 12/10/06 at 3:18 pm



Why else would you say you wish you won this if you knew it was fake?


I just wish I had loads of money

Subject: Re: HOORAY ! I've just won the Euro-millions lottery

Written By: Philip Eno on 12/11/06 at 2:04 am


Just give me your bank details, national insurance number, tax records for the years 1985 - 2005 and I'll cash it for you.  :)
Don't forget the PIN too?

Subject: Re: HOORAY ! I've just won the Euro-millions lottery

Written By: La Roche on 12/11/06 at 3:03 am


Don't forget the PIN too?


Yes, if you'd be kind enough to xerox your signiture on to a couple dozen checks as well please.

Subject: Re: HOORAY ! I've just won the Euro-millions lottery

Written By: Sister Morphine on 12/11/06 at 6:13 am

Andy is such a caring, giving person. 

Subject: Re: HOORAY ! I've just won the Euro-millions lottery

Written By: La Roche on 12/11/06 at 8:04 am


Andy is such a caring, giving person. 


I know, I know! Does anybody appreciate it, Pah!

Subject: Re: HOORAY ! I've just won the Euro-millions lottery

Written By: Howard on 12/11/06 at 4:36 pm

I need a million dollars.

Subject: Re: HOORAY ! I've just won the Euro-millions lottery

Written By: La Roche on 12/11/06 at 4:55 pm


I need a million dollars.


Rob a bank.

Subject: Re: HOORAY ! I've just won the Euro-millions lottery

Written By: Howard on 12/11/06 at 4:56 pm


Rob a bank.



But I'll get arrested

Subject: Re: HOORAY ! I've just won the Euro-millions lottery

Written By: La Roche on 12/11/06 at 4:57 pm



But I'll get arrested


Maybe, maybe not. You won't know unless you find out.

Subject: Re: HOORAY ! I've just won the Euro-millions lottery

Written By: Howard on 12/11/06 at 4:59 pm


Maybe, maybe not. You won't know unless you find out.


I'll find out sooner or later

Subject: Re: HOORAY ! I've just won the Euro-millions lottery

Written By: Sister Morphine on 12/11/06 at 5:16 pm


I'll find out sooner or later



You bet you'll find out if you get arrested.  Those damn cops are a good sign.

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