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Lottery Scam Email:
Lottery Winners International
"Mrs. Maryann Klose, Alan Wouters"

The "Lottery Winners International" scam is just another obvious example of a fake lottery. It is obviously a scam since no lottery notifies its winners, and the scam claims you won simply because you have an email address! 

Don't be fooled: There is no such thing as a "computer ballot system" and NO legitimate lottery that will notify you by email; especially when you didn't buy a ticket from them!

If you still think this might be legit, see the highlighted passages in the email below, that draw attention to the other, additional signs of a scam; such as  keep confidential, selected by a random computer lottery of email addresses, no website of their own, use of free hotmail/yahoo email accounts, numerous misspellings, poor grammar and punctuation, etc.

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Also see these variations of the Lottery Winners International scam; version 1 and version 3


Attn: Sir/Madam,

We are pleased to inform you of the result of the Lottery Winners International programs held on the 26th of Febuary, 2007. Your e-mail address attached to ticket number 653164251591-6011 with serial number 7321410,batch number 151085135,lottery ref number 6376527711 and drew lucky numbers 4-9-17-36-44-78 which consequently won in the 1st category, you have therefore been approved for a lump sum pay out of 1.500,000.00 Euros (One Million,Five Hundred Thousand Euros). =====================================================

ALLAN WOUTERS,
Remittance Department Director,
Tel: +31 633 727 616
FAX: +31 847 580 469
Email:  infopayout.2007promo@yahoo.com.hk  ====================================================================

THIS FORM SHOULD BE FILED BY THE LOTTERTY WINNER:

FULL NAME:....................................................

RESIDENTIAL ADDRESS:..........................................

OCCUPATION:...................................................

DATE AND PLACE OF BIRTH:......................................

COUNTRY OF RESIDENCE:.........................................

TEL NO:.......................................................

EMAIL:........................................................

TICKET NUMBER:................................................

BATCH NUMBER:.................................................

AMOUNT WON:...................................................

OUR E-MAIL ADDRESS:...........................................

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Yours faithfully,

Coordinator
Mrs. Maryann Klose.


 

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