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: Palimanson Caeve <email@example.com> Subject: URGENTLY IN NEED FOR A LOAN?
We have the best loan funding at 2% interest rate service so please contact us now at same email address by just pressing the reply button and your trial will convince you!
Why is this a loan scam?
- The email address used is a free Outlook 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.