Loan Scam – email@example.com
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.
Reply-To: firstname.lastname@example.org From: Jones Timothy <email@example.com> Subject: re:financial Services To: undisclosed-recipients:; Bcc: [REDACTED]
I am a private lender and Investor, Do you need a legit, honest,
reputable and quick funding? I can help you with 100% guarantee loan,
I am offering business, real estate funding and individual lending,
More also we are financing all kind of projects. For more details
contact us at firstname.lastname@example.org
Why is this a loan scam?
- It was sent from a totally different email address to the one that you are asked to reply to.
- The email address used is a free Yahoo address.
- The email was mass-mailed to many recipients using BCC.
- The email gives no indication of who is offering the loan, where they are based or who they are regulated by.