Inheritance scams

OUR DONATION FOR YOU.
ha-@aioros.ocn.ne.jp


Scam Email received July 10, 2018 from ha-@aioros.ocn.ne.jp

ha-@aioros.ocn.ne.jp
ha-@aioros.ocn.ne.jp
Email From:

ha-@aioros.ocn.ne.jp

Subject:

OUR DONATION FOR YOU.

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ha-@aioros.ocn.ne.jp,

Email Subject:

OUR DONATION FOR YOU.


OUR DONATION FOR YOU. – ha-@aioros.ocn.ne.jp


Hello. We bring greetings to you in the name of the lord. This message sent to you as a notification that you have been chosen to benefit from our charity project aimed at touching lives and helping those that we can across the world as God has blessed us. I won the Powerball Jackpot of $315.3 Million on May 19, 2018 and I have voluntarily decided to donate the sum of $98 Million to charity In this project, I try to reach people randomly from different sources and modes so as to touch lives from different angles, Hence you are getting a message here. You have been listed as one of the lucky recipients to receive $2 Million This donation is made out to you so to enable you to strengthen your issues and mostly to generously help us extend hands of giving to the less privileged, orphans and charity organizations within your locality. To verify www.abcnews.go.com/US/lucky-jersey-man-wins-3153-million-powerball-jackpot/story?id=55748114 Get back to me on how to receive the donation. Thanks Tayeb Souami ha-@aioros.ocn.ne.jp

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

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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.
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