Loan Scam – firstname.lastname@example.org
The below loan scam email was sent to an email address that exists only to catch scam emails. It has never been used to register on any site, only to communicate with scammers.
To: [Redacted] Subject: Loan Offer From: "Corey J. Otwell" <email@example.com> Reply-To: firstname.lastname@example.org
I offer LOAN of all kinds at an affordable Interest rate of 3% per annual. Interested borrower should contact me now via my official email : email@example.com
Why is this a loan scam?
- The email address used is a free Gmail address.
- The email gives no indication of who is offering the loan, where they are based or who they are regulated by.