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Rating: NEW! Never seen this one before 2-3-08... I am guessing that there will be fees to process the "Grant". I am responding, but if they have found this website, LOL yeah right, well I will be busted.
UNITED KINGDOM GRANTS
Area 2S, Sanctuary Buildings
Great Smith Street
Fax: +44 208 150 7894
Re: UNITED KINGDOM GRANT OFFER.
The Office of the Coordinator, United Kingdom Grants has commenced contacts with prospective grantees as recommended by the government of the United Kingdom for the 2008 fiscal year. Selection of prospective grantees has been based on recommendation as presented by local Chambers of Commerce.
This office is contacting you to request that you forward your contact details to us, to enable us file your contact information, as required to ascertain your desire to receive grants from this office, before grant application documents could be forwarded to you by this office.
Details of your grants and utilisation would be forwarded to you after this office has received your response with the requested details below via fax no.:
1. Your full names
2. Your contact address (including zip-code)
3. Your contact telephone, fax and cell-phone numbers.
Accept our congratulations as we await your response
Simon H. Fredrick
|This is a well
written and educated Scam, at least compared to most of the Nigerian
Scams. But then this may not be a Nigerian Scam. I personally
suspect that Al Queda is using scams around the world to finance
their operations, but that is just me. I have talked to some law
enforcement folks in Canada who tell me that most of the money goes
to China FIRST.. and since China does not co-operate in banking
matters on international terror etc.. well who knows who gets the
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