Scamming the Scamer–Funny!

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SURPRISE! Look what just landed in my inbox today.  I wonder if THIS is FINALLY my chance to get rich.  Lucky me:

ZENITH BANK COMPENSATION UNIT, IN AFFILIATION WITH THE UNITED NATIONS.

ATTN: aldridge56@aol.com

How are you today? Hope all is well with you and family?, You may not understand why this mail came to you.

In regards to the recent meeting between the United Nations and the
Present United States Government to restore the dignity and Economy of the Nations. Base on the Agreement with the World Bank Assistance to help and make the world a better place for all with the sole aim of abolishing poverty.

We have been having a meeting for the passed 7 months which ended 2 days ago with the then secretary to the UNITED NATIONS.

This email is to all the people that have been scammed in any part of the world, the UNITED NATIONS have agreed to compensate them with
the sum of US$ 250,000.00 (Two Hundred and Fifty Thousand United States Dollars). This includes every foreign contractors that may have not received their contract sum, and people that have had an unfinished transaction or international businesses that failed due to Government problems etc.

Your name and email was in the list submitted by our Monitoring Team of Economic and Financial Crime Commission observers  (Creepy!  Is someone spying on me?) and this is why we are contacting you, this have been agreed upon and have been signed.

You are advised to contact Mr. Jim Ovia of ZENITH BANK NIGERIA PLC, as he is our representative in Nigeria, contact him immediately for your Cheque/ International Bank Draft of USD$ 250,000.00 (Two Hundred and Fifty Thousand United States Dollars) This funds are in a Bank Draft for security purpose OK? So he will send it to you and you can clear it in any bank of your choice.

This meeting was first held on the 8th of April 2003. You can view
this page for your perusal:  http://www.un.org/News/Press/docs/2003/ik344.doc.htm

Therefore, you should send him your full Name and telephone number/your correct mailing address where you want him to send the Draft to you.

Contact Mr. Jim Ovia immediately for your Cheque:

Person to Mr. Jim Ovia
Email: 1634150898@qq.com

Good luck and kind regards,

Any ideas of what I should reply?  I will split the profits!

3 responses to “Scamming the Scamer–Funny!

  1. How about starting by telling them that you indeed made a transaction of $250,000? They might think that you are a sucker trying to trick them. You have to play a sucker to catch a sucker.

    • Damn! I already wired them money and have yet to hear back from them.

      • 🙂 Did you write back to them? I think possibly you could make a few hundred dollars if you convince them that you 1) have lots of money and 2) are stupid enough to trust them. In order to gain your trust, they might make a smaller transaction to you. Not likely but not impossible.

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