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.
From: ".," <email@example.com> Reply-To: ".," <firstname.lastname@example.org> To: Subject:
Do you need a convenient and direct loan? We offer personal loans, small business loan and Investment refinance with an affordable interest rate, fast and convenient.
We will like to partner with you and invest in your community.
Email us now: email@example.com
Call: +61 488897525
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 Gmail 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.