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.
Reply-To: <email@example.com> From: "S&R GROUP" <firstname.lastname@example.org> Subject: INVESTMENT/BUSINESS LOAN OFFER
We are a Ugandan Base Investment Company offering Corporate and Personal Loan at 3% Interest Rate for a duration of 10 Years.
We also pay 1% commission to brokers, who introduce project owners for finance or other opportunities.
Please get back to me if you are interested for more details via my
direct email email@example.com
Mr S. Ruparelia
Ruparelia group (Chairman)
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 addresses used are free Gmail addresses.
- The email was mass-mailed to many recipients using BCC.