Saturday, 23 February 2008

I've NOT won the Lottery!

On the same day that I won the ATC lottery I received an email from a scammer purporting to be LG Electronics. Be careful if you receive this sort of email, its easy to get excited, but remember these people are after your bank account details!
This is part of the email I received, you only have to check the grammar to realise its a con!
"You hereby have been approved the total sum of GBP £1,000,000.00(ONE MILLION GREAT BRITISH POUNDS) from the total cash prize of GBP £50,000,000.00(ONE MILLION GREAT BRITISH POUNDS) shared amongst 50 (Fifty) lucky winners in this category. .LG collects all the E MAIL I D of the people that subscribes to yahoomail, msn, hotmail, aol,altavista, and others online, among the billions that subscribe to us only Fifty people will be merge for winnings. we only select f ifty people every Month as our winners through LG ELECTRONICS BALLOTING SYSTEM without the winner applying, we are congratulating you for having been one of the lucky people that won for this month.Your lucky winning number falls within our European booklet representative office in Europe as indicated in your play coupon. "

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