419 scams

Your fund is ready/Reply now.

Scam Email received May 29, 2021 from app@procket.com.br

Email From:



Your fund is ready/Reply now.

Other emails used:


Email Subject:

Your fund is ready/Reply now.

Your fund is ready/Reply now. – app@procket.com.br

Dear Beneficiary, Following your pending fund for years and the delay you imposed in receiving it,We have called back your fund to this office as directed by the Finance Office and we will be paying you directly through the BANK OF AMERICA.(BOA) NEW YORK BRANCH AND ALL YOU NEED NOW IS TO RE-CONFIRM YOUR BANKING DETAILS FOR THE TRANSFER IMMEDIATELY WITHOUT ANY FURTHER DELAY. NOTE THAT WE WILL PAY ALL THE EXPENSES INVOLVED FOR YOU TO RECEIVE THIS FUND AND ALL WE NEED FROM YOU IS YOUR CO-OPERATION. Send your full details with Banking details to enable us commence the transfer process immediately through the BOA BANK IN NEW YORK,USA OR DO YOU WANT TO RECEIVE THIS FUND VIA ATM CARD ????????. John O.Williams. app@procket.com.br

The above email is a scam. If you still think is legitimate, but you’re still concerned, then follow these steps:

Ten Minutes 10 minutes.

How to check if you received a scam email

  1. Google the details.

    Do a Google search for the persons name/company name that the email has come from.

  2. Confirm the details.

    Visit their website and look for a phone number or email address. Search for the website yourself. Do not assume the details in the email are valid.

  3. Confirm using the information you have found

    Using the details you have researched, call or email the business and ask them to verify the information within the email.

  4. Check if the email has been sent to multiple people

    Google snippets of the email text to see if the same format has been used in the past. eg “Army officer from Syria but now living with the United Nations on asylum”

Most of us know someone who is vulnerable to these types of attacks. Fortunately, if you’re aware of the presence of these scams, and armed with some basic knowledge on identifying them, you can greatly reduce your chances people you know becoming a victim. Please help them by sharing this information on Facebook or Twitter using the #telltwo and #takefive hashtags.
Show More

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published.

Back to top button