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: Accessible Loan <email@example.com> Subjects: To: undisclosed-recipients:; Bcc: [REDACTED]
Do you need a loan? We offer all kinds of loans at 3% Interest rate. contact our email for more information at: firstname.lastname@example.org
Dr. Robert James.
Hai bisogno di un prestito? Offriamo tutti i tipi di prestiti al tasso di interesse del 3%. contatta la nostra e-mail per ulteriori informazioni all’indirizzo: email@example.com
Il dottor Roberto Giacomo.
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.