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Microsoft Internet Promotions / Lottery scam attaching Bill Gates name to it!

1 Orlando, FL, United States Review updated:

I was sent a Congratulatory email of winning the Microsoft Internet Promotion which includes AOL as a partner in sponsoring this lotto end of the year anniversary drawing. With this having Bill Gates name attached and a picture of a Mrs. Kerry Davison (Secretary Foreign Customer Services Dept.) from the Microsoft promotions Award Team I think that you should be made aware and that I would like this to be honored. Here is a copy of the e-mail sent

MICROSOFT INTERNET PROMOTION

MICROSOFT LOTTERY AWARD TEAM
CUSTOMER SERVICE DEPT:
#28 TANFIELD ROAD,
CROYDON, LONDON E14 5HP
UNITED KINGDOM

Attn: Dear Winner,

CONGRATULATION! CONGRATULATION!! CONGRATULATION!!!

The prestigious Microsoft and aol has set out and successfully organized Sweepstakes for the Euro/Afro/Asia/America/Oceanic marking the year 2007 Anniversary. We rolled out over £6,250,000.00 for our end of year Anniversary Draws. All the participants for this draw were randomly selected and drawn from a wide range of web hosts which we enjoy their patronage.

This selection was made through our Computer Ballot Draw System attaching personalized and Company Email addresses to Ticket Numbers. If you ignore this, you will regret it later. Microsoft and AOL are now the largest Internet companies and in an effort to make sure that Internet Explorer remains the most widely used program, Microsoft and AOL are running an Email Beta. Your Email address as indicated, was drawn and attached to Ticket Numbers: [protected]/48 for LOTTO 6/49 with Payment Reference No: BTL/EU/491OXI/UK/07 which subsequently won you £1,250,000.00 (One Million Two Hundred and Fifty Thousand Great British Pounds) as one of the 5 Jackpot Winners in this draw Worldwide.

You have therefore won the entire winning sum of £1,250,000.00 (One Million Two Hundred and Fifty Thousand Great British Pounds) This draw was registered as draw number Three and conducted in London, United Kingdom on Friday, 09th November 2007. All the draws were commemorative and as such special.

Kindly complete these details below and submit it to our Payment Department within the British National Lottery Commission for immediate release of your fund as approved under the above mentioned Payment Reference Number in your Email Address as the beneficiary winner.

PAYMENT VERIFICATION FORM:
* Your Names in Full:
* Postal Address:
* Occupation/Profession:
* Office Tel/Fax Number/Mobile Phone:
* Gender & Age:
* Nationality:
* Email Address:
* Payment Reference Number:
* Winning Prize Amount:
INDICATE ONE OF THESE PAYMENT OPTIONS:
(1) Payment by Bank Draft
(2) Payment by Bank Telegraphic Transfer (T/T)

CONTACT PERSON: MR. MR. ORLANDO ADAMS
PAYMENT DEPARTMENT MANAGER
Tel: [protected]
Tel: [protected]
Email: orlandonadams_consultant@hotmail.co.uk

Our special thanks and gratitude to Bill Gates and his Associates and the British National Lottery Commission for making this program a source.

AGREEMENT:
It is hereby Authorized that this beneficiary winner whose Payment Reference Number has been listed and approved will be paid his/her winning fund within 21days from the Treasury Department of the British National Lottery Commission without any deductions to his/her fund as government Tax from the date of this winning notification.

Congratulations for being part of our commemorative end of year Anniversary Draws from all the Members & Staffs of the Online British National Lottery Commission.

Yours Sincerely,

MRS. KERRY DAVISON
(Secretary Foreign Customers Service Dept)
Microsoft promotion Award Team
MICROSOFT LOTTERY AWARD PROGRAM 2007

Microsoft obtained your Email for this draw through your registered internet address. We thought that you could be attracted to be part of this promotion with our company.
© Copyright 2007 The British National Lottery Inc. All Right Reserve"
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An
  7th of Dec, 2007
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I just received the same e-mail, same numbers and everything, I decided to google this Kerry Davison thats how I found this site, and yeah as big as Microsoft is and AOL, you would think that they would have protocols in place looking for this type of deception. If I can find out this is ca, ca, Then you computer with kids can surely slam this type of stuff, kinda gets you mad. I just sent my son an e-mail telling him to be careful over there in Iraq, with these words of wisdom " if looks to good to be true it probably is, shoot first ask questions later" If that S.O.B that sent me this crap was any where near me I think he would be hurting "an industry term in Law Enforcement" As far as Microsoft and AOL honoring the winnings gosh you know I have never been a greedy person... say 20%... for pain and suffering... not to mention mental anguish, oh, and now because of this, I can no longer have sex, oh yeah, !! I would say 20% is more than fair.

Good luck to us all,

Andrew Sanchez.

Pr
  29th of Dec, 2007
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I was another person falling for the lottery scam.
The FIB shoud investigate those persons sending those
letters and put them in jail.

Ap
  2nd of Jan, 2008
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well my case is the same as Andrew..I recieved the same mail and googled MRS. KERRY DAVISON...then I found this site...oh well I hate this kinda sugary spam!!!

Je
  22nd of Jan, 2008
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I received the same type of letter, from the British National Lottery Commission, with the phone # 00447031841171 and oo447031897740 . It was the best letter yet, with pictures, and official names, and bright flashing logo's. After sending general info, which anyone could get, ( though I was hopeful that I had won) , they said the following! To receive the award of $2,500,000. , I must fly to England, and arrive with my lawyer to get an ATM card, or Bank draft, or choice #2 - Submit personal Bank info. and scan a Passport or ID, and send that to them! They had a HSBC Bank heading on the second letter, along with a contact person by the name of a Mr. Philip T Butterfield, in the payment dept. I looked up Mr. Butterfield and he is listed at this very real world bank, but in Burmuda, not in the UK! The 1st e-mail had Philip spelled with two l's. and the second with only one letter l. The second e-mail with the the bright HSBC logo had some errors in grammer. Thanks for your posts, as this confirmed my fear it was an attempt at ID theft. mmmmmmmmmm. Be Aware! Thanks!

St
  18th of Feb, 2008
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You have to be kidding, are you a new computer user? These things have been around for years and if you fall for it, you have way bigger issues. Why dont you ge tthe message header and see where it actually came from. I guarantee it did not come from MS or AOL.

Cr
  20th of Jul, 2008
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It happened to me too. My adress is on yahoo.fr so they wrote me in french. I almost believed it at the begining, but then I decided to think better before sending my personal informations just like that. So I didn't answer to their email. So they began to send me more and more notifications and requests. They also ask gradually for more personal informations like the scan of my passport or Id, permanent adress etc. The mail below is the last received but I might receive some more.
Today I decided to look for some information about this thing and here I am, reading what happened to other people, so I'm glad I didn't fall into it.
Take care you all, easy money is not that easy that it might look.


Ref: FELICITATION!!!VOUS ETES LE GAGNANT!!!
Saturday, July 19, 2008 5:43 AM
From:"siegelottinfos@tiscali.cz"
To: undisclosed-recipients

PROMOTION INTERNET DE MICROSOFT BILL GATES
Microsoft Award Team
20 Craven Park, Harlesden London NW10 United Kingdom
Ref: BTD/968/05
Batch: 409978
Réf. Nombre : 133/756/4509 c
Numéro de lot : 497 00 1527-AB66


A votre aimable attention,
Nous sommes heureux de vous informer du résultat des programmes internationaux
de gagnants de la loterie BILL GATES FOUNDATION tenue la semaine
dernière à notre siège sis à LONDRES.
Votre adresse E-mail attachée au billet le numéro 9570015948-6410 avec le
numéro de série 3648042- 510 a déchiffré des numéros chanceux
4-14-66-71-07-36 qui en conséquence gagne dans la 1ère catégorie avec
quatre autres personnes, vous avez été donc approuvés pour percevoir la
somme forfaitaire hors taxe 150.000€ (Cent Cinquante Mille Euro).

En raison du mélange vers le haut de quelques nombres et noms, nous
demandons de gardez l'information confidentielle de votre
gain jusqu'à la fin de vos réclamations et que les fonds vous soit
remis. Cela fait partie de notre protocole de sécurité pour éviter double
réclamation et abus sans garantie de ce programme par quelques
participants.

Tous les participants ont été tirés par un logiciel de pointe de vote
d'ordinateur tiré parmi plus de 20.000.000 compagnies et de 30.000.000
adresses d'Email d'individu de partout dans le monde.

Ce programme promotionnel de l'Internet a lieu chaque année.

Cette loterie a été favorisée et commandité par Monsieur Bill Gates,
Président du plus grand logiciel du monde (Microsoft).

L'INFORMATION DE CONTACT D'AGENT DE LA LIVRAISON:
NOM DU MAITRE CHARGE DE LA REMISE DES PRIX
LE MAITRE ALEX GUIVENCHI
Tél:+2 29-979-330-08

VEUILLEZ SCANNER VOTRE CARTE D'IDENTITE OU PASSEPORT SUIUVIE DU
FORMULAIRE DE VERIFICATION A CETTE ADRESSE MAIL: lot.revendication@yahoo.fr

FORMULAIRE DE VÉRIFICATION A REMPLIR ET A ENVOYER A L'EMAIL DU MAITRE
CHARGE DE LA REMISE DES PRIX:MAITRE ALEX GUIVENCHI
Email: lot.revendication@yahoo.fr

VOTRE NOM ET PRÉNOMS:...

AGE:...

SEXE:...

ADRESSE PERMANENTE:...

PAYS:...

NATIONALITE:...

VILLE:...

CODE POSTAL:...

FONCTION:...

FAX:...

MOBILE:...

MONTANT/SOMME GAGNÉE:...

NO. DE LOTS:...

NO. DE BILLET:...

NO. DE SERIE:...

NO.CHANCEUX:...

NBVEUILLEZ:...

Note : Vous avez deux semaines de la date de cette publication pour réclamer
votre prix ou vous pouvez manquer votre conformité de gain. Aux corps de
commanditaire, vous devez faire une remise d'une partie de vos fonds
gagnés, pas moins de 15% après réception de votre attribution à
une
organisation de charité et 20% pour la promotion de l'internet dans
votre zone car cela fait partie également de la promotion de Monsieur Bill
Gates .

Merci de faire partie de notre milieu d'année d'anniversaire
commémoratif dessine.

NOUS VOUS SAURIONS GRE DE CONTACTER LE MAITRE ALEX
GUIVENCHI DIRECTEMENT POUR AUTRE INFORMATION:
LE MAITRE ALEX GUIVENCHI Tél:+2 29-979-330-08

CONTACTE EMAIL DE DIRECTION LOTTO REVENDICATION
E-mail: lot.revendication@yahoo.fr

Mr BOUCHAR DUPONT
Directeur des Opérations

Na
  23rd of Jan, 2009
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Respected sir, I have get a mail from loterie BILL GATES FOUNDATION that i am win some of money.I donot not know real or not.So kindly intimation me and copy of mail enclosed here with for your information
nath.India
xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx
By box-contact@club-internet.fr
Bonjour Mme / M,
Nous vous contactons par cette présente pour vous informer de votre gain à la loterie BILL GATES FOUNDATION.
Ceci n'étant donc pas un spam ni un virus, veuillez trouver en fichier joint votre notification de gain.
Cordialement.
Mme NATHALIE BLUM
DIRECTRICE DES OPÉRATIONS.

CE MESSAGE A ETE LU ET APPROUVE PAR LA COMMISSION DE CONTROLE E-POLICE INTERNATIONALE.
*****************************************************************************************************************
Hello Mrs. / M,
We will contact you by the present to inform you your prize in the lottery BILL GATES FOUNDATION.
This was therefore not a spam or a virus, please find attached file in your notification of winning.
Best regards.
Nathalie BLUM
DIRECTOR OF OPERATIONS.

THIS MESSAGE WAS READ AND APPROVED BY THE AUDIT E-INTERNATIONAL POLICE.


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Wh
  7th of Jul, 2009
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Hello People, Maybe your all too innocent, the bad news is we as a nation and as a group of "wealthy" individuals, have one thing in common, we're targets of the greedy world mentality, that what ever lies it takes, all that electronic cash is up for grabs !! Just try and report Bank Fraud, Mail Fraud, Outright Major Criminal Activity, and to Whom do you report these crimes too ?? Guess What ?? If the 'crime' originates outside of the US the reply is Oops it's out of our jurisdiction, YEP Interpol-FBI-R.C.M.P-Secret Service-CIA- NSA- all are almost identicle replys, The only slightly concerned group was Visa/MC fraud investigators, even then the answer was "be careful" well I am and you should be aware, the soon to be "fraud proof ID system" ( hello, picture phone app.#2001) will help but the banks and financial institutions Have No Clue as to the huge dollar amounts mysteriously going "poof" in the night, Maddoff was the tip-o-the-iceberg, Get your money invested into real estate that you love and can afford to keep, nothing else is going to be worth poo, and if you can grow food and secure a water source that is a well, Well lets just say as the world realizes you can't eat stocks, silver, gold, gems, boats, airplanes it's all going down quicker than scientists would have us believe, solar and wind is the future of energy, unless the Obama Man gets hip and realizes the "wool" has been drawn so tightly over our countries eyes, the single thing that will bail out not only the economy, but the Ecology too is quite simply the Elephant standing on our collective toes, h e m p ! So go read the Constitution-Bill of Rights (both printed on hemp for a reason)- The Emperor Wears No Clothes- The Great Book of Hemp by Rowan Robinson- Truth be told, it out produces, cotton, oil seed, protien, per acre than any crop. Food clothing medicine fuel any doubts ? Do the research and look into dustbowl era mindset, prohibition didn't work and we are repeating history, spraying poison is expensive, ask why would the "government industry" spend spend spend to try try try and eradicate something that has been with humankind for so many thousands of years ? simply put... m o n e y ! Fraud in medicines goes wayback and the oldest Chinese medicine is you guessed it h e m p ! So go grab a drink, and don't forget to think of Al Capone !!

Um
  1st of Aug, 2013
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i receved a same email its istrue microsoft promotional awared

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