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IKOBO INC / Scam!

1 United States Review updated:

Just another online scam!

From: <colindpt112@yahoo.com.hk>
Date: Thu, Mar 5, 2009 at 10:56 PM
Subject: Good News
To:

Due to the problem you are having with the cost of delivery of your VISA CARD worth $2.5 Million Dollars, The boeard of Director and other members of the Ikobo Inc have met with the Fedex Express Couier Company, American Express and they have reduced the cost of delivery fees to ($50) USD.

Note: that you are to proceed with the payment as soon as you get this mail using Western Union Money Transfer Or Money Gram. After confirmation of your payment your VISA CARD worth 2.5 Million Dollars will be delivery to you in the next 48 hrs "Two Working Days".

Note: that the $50 USD needs to be sent ahead and cannot be deducted from the prize money, which is according to bank policies. You can effect the payment by transfer through WESTERN UNION OR MONEY GRAM which ever is convenient to the courier companies officer whose details are below:

FedEx Courier Payment Information.

Name: Theophilus efe Osuedi
Address: 147 Presidential Road,
City: Maitama
State: Abuja
Country: Nigeria
Test Question: Lord
Answer: Be Praised
Amount: US$50.00

Provide us with the following after sending the funds.

Senders Name:
Address :
MTCN ( 10 Digit ):

Kindest Regards,
Colin David

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Comments

  • Jo
      27th of Apr, 2009
    0 Votes

    I AGREE... it's a ###ing SCAM

  • Br
      28th of May, 2010
    0 Votes

    This is a different scam, not from Ikobo...
    I'm still not positive that Ikobo is, in itself a terrible company, but this email did not come from Ikobo...

    See that they want you to send the funds to Nigeria, according to my research, Ikobo offices are located in a City in Georgia, USA.

    Just so folks know, This Particular instance, is not Ikobo. BUt, I would still warn people to stay away from Ikobo, too fishy.

  • Fr
      5th of Apr, 2011
    0 Votes
    IKOBO INC - Bad service
    Ikobo Inc
    United States

    Our Ref: IKG/NGN/ICO
    Your Ref:
    Dear Beneficiary,

    iKobo is a company that specializes in money transfers. With us, you send
    money to any country with your MasterCard or Visa. The recipient gets your
    transfer put onto a secured Visa debit card which can be used worldwide at
    ATM locations
    for cash withdrawals. This debit card, which is reusable, is shipped to
    the recipient first.
    As part of our commitment in bringing our services to the world to the
    world, I wish to announce to you that your email emerged as one of the
    luck winners to receive a grant of 2.8 Million US Dollars.
    This fund would be made available to you through your an iKobo Visa card.
    We have concluded plans to deliver this card to your as soon as possible.
    You are to send us the following details to us:

    FULL NAME:
    DELIVERY ADDRESS:
    PHONE NUMBER:
    COUNTRY:
    OCCUPATION:
    MARITAL STATUS:
    SEX:
    AGE:
    MEANS OF IDENTIFICATION:

    We look forward to hearing from you soon.
    Best Regards
    Robert Parker
    Copyright © 2001-2008 iKobo, Inc.

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