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26.7.11

Another Internet Scam: Mobile Promotional Draws


Research In Motion UK Limited
200 Bath Road Slough Berkshire SL1 3XE


Dear Esteemed Claims Applicant,
We are pleased to inform you of the result of the Mobile Promotional Draws. All Mobile Number entered for this promotional draws were randomly inputted from all mobile telecommunication network resource database using the Synchronized Random Selection System (SRSS).

The payout of your cash prize to you will be subject to the final validations and satisfactory report that you are the authentic owner of the winning Mobile Number that received the SMS/TEXT Message.

In line with the statutory procedure governing the claims of won prizes, you are required to produce the particulars below:

All Fields Are Required
1. PASSPORT NUMBER OR NATIONAL ID NUMBER OR DRIVER'S LICENSE NUMBER
2. FULL NAMES:
3. GENDER:
4. MARITAL STATUS:
5. OCCUPATION:
6. ANNUAL INCOME:
7. CONTACT ADDRESS:
8. NATIONALITY:
9. REF NUMBER:
9. MOBILE NUMBER (Mobile number that received the sms):
10. ALTERNATE MOBILE/PHONE NUMBER:
11. CLAIMS OPTION
 
CHOSE A CLAIM OPTION
  • Visit London
In line with the British Gaming Council statutory procedure to validate the final remittance of won prizes conducted in the United Kingdom, winners are required to visit London to procure their Prize Authorization Letter (PAL) from the British Gaming Council in person or through a legal representative. The Prize Authorization Letter (PAL) is an approval letter which gives you the sole right to their won prize. This is made mandatory for International Winners (Non UK citizens).
  • Courier Service
Winners unable to travel to London considering distance or your job schedule, The Prize Authorization Letter(PAL) will be obtained on your behalf and your won prize will be sent to you through our affiliate Diplomatic Courier Services. A three (3) working days diplomatic delivery by our affiliate diplomatic courier company to your address has been made available for all international winners who cannot travel to London. 

NB: The above Personal Data should be sent to this office via email and any falsification of the verification requirements will render your claims null and void.

Thank you for being part of our commemorative Annual Anniversary Draws.

Yours Faithfully,

Mr. Jesse Strider
Claims Officer
Tel: +44-703-590-6693

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This communication is the property of BlackBerry mobile corporation and is intended for the use of the recipient to which it is addressed regarding his won promotional prize, and may contain confidential, personal, and or privileged information. Please contact us immediately if you are not the intended recipient of this communication, and do not copy, distribute, or take action relying on it. Any communication received in error, or subsequent reply, should be deleted or destroyed

2 comments:

ram said...

is this real or fake ?

ram said...

is this real or fake ?how to identify fake scams ?