like his email was hacked...
Clearly a fraud / scam for a fake lottery, get 1 a day at least. Not even a
good scam, as I don't use ATM machines, I think the last time I used one was
2-3 years ago. Regardless would people believe there is a lottery based on
worldwide interconnected ATM machines? I hope not!
Finally the prefix for the country phone is in NIGERIA (HINT) and the email
comes from http://www.udea.edu.co/portal/page/portal/portal/tv (Columbia)
From: Carlos Augusto Giraldo Castro [mailto:firstname.lastname@example.org]
Sent: Wednesday, May 25, 2011 2:22 AM
Attn:ATM card winner,
This email will come to you as a surprise.The Automated teller machine
inc.(ATM) have chosen your name/email randomly by the board of trustees
through a computerized random ATM ballot system as one of the final
recipients for the 2011 ATM grant promo.
The promo was sponsored by the Automated machine inc.(ATM)/multi-million
groups of companies to promote the use of ATM cards,and to improve the
standard of living globally,by giving out once in a "LIFE TIME CASH GRANT
PROMO" ATM Card Value USD ($850.000.00) Eight Hundred And Fifty Thousand
United States Dollars, to 5 lucky recipients respectively,for the year
financial grant promo,in accordance with the enabling act Parliament world
You have been granted an International ATM platinum card value USD
($850.000.00).To secured the release of the ATM CARD you must call and email
the assigned agent
below with your
ONCE AGAIN CONGRATULATIONS.....
(PAYMENT REMMITANCE AGENT)
THE ATM CARD PAYMENT CENTER HAS BEEN MANDATED TO ISSUE OUT AN ATM CARD,
WHICH YOU WILL USE TO WITHDRAW MONEY IN ANY ATM MACHINE,FROM ANY PART OF THE
WORLD.Note always quote your (ATM CASH GRANT NUMBER: FA/3956/NG) in all your
NB: Information contained in this email is intended for the use of addressee
only, and is confidential. Any dissemination, distribution, copying or use
of this communication without the prior permission of the addressee is
strictly prohibited. If you are not the intended recipient of this
communication you should destroy it without copying.
Director of ATM Inc