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.
Subject: my subject To: Recipients <email@example.com> From: firstname.lastname@example.org Reply-To: email@example.com
We offer a wide range of financial services to companies interested or individual looking for soft loans to finance their PROJECT, we are also investors, we can invest in your country if do you have a sector in you want us to invest in our services is due to a very low and minimum rate of 2% to satisfy your needs due to the coronavirus that plagues the world in the present. We specialize in both start-up as in existing companies that need financing for their expansion. It takes less than 7 days to release the fund if have an existing business.
Agent Sharon Jeremy
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.