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Sunday, June 27, 2010

Attention Blogging Friends: Is This A Scam? Has Anyone Gotten One of These?

I got this in my email.  I have deleted several of them, thinking it was SPAM.  Has anyone got one of these?

Google Online Promotion ©2010

show details 4:55 PM (17 hours ago)

From the Google online Promotion,you won £850,000 British Pounds..Contact Mr. Grahams Benfield email:graham.benfield09@hotmail.com,mr.graham.ben1@gmail.com,graham_benfield09@hotmail.com for more information.

11 comments:

Debra She Who Seeks said...

I bet you 850,000 British pounds that it's a scam.

welcome to my world of poetry said...

I get similar .....not from Google but other people, worded almost identicle. I delete them.

Yvonne,

Southpaw said...

I haven't, but I'm sure it's spam.

Alex J. Cavanaugh said...

Scam! Keep deleting.

LTM said...

Haven't gotten it--my thought: Don't send him your bank account info and password... Zoikes! ;o) All the best,

Donna B said...

Debra, Yvonne, Alex, and Southpaw, thank you all so much! DELETE, DELETE!

Carol Kilgore said...

I agree - must be a scam. Torch it.

Jeanie said...

I have gotten a couple of similar e-mails, supposedly from Google and have deleted them immediately.

Timoteo said...

Nobody is going to send you any money for free...unless you've entered some sweepstakes!

Pauline said...

I've been getting similiar messages on my cellphone, and it's annoying hell out of me.

Laoch of Chicago said...

All offers of unearned money, lotteries, awards, secret shopper offers, help collecting payment schemes are scam.