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: JOHN JOHNSON <email@example.com> Subject: ARE YOU IN NEED OF LOAN To: [REDACTED]
Attn: [REDACTED] ,
If your business is suffering because of lack of funds the good news
is here, contact me for a loan with a low interest.
Contact me through this email contact, 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 gives no indication of who is offering the loan, where they are based or who they are regulated by.