EXAMPLES OF ONLINE SCAMS THAT PRETEND TO BE FROM BUYACAR
- HONDA COMPETITION WINNER'S
- BUYACAR.CO.UK JOB SCAM
PLEASE BE AWARE THESE ARE ALL FAKE!
HONDA COMPETITION WINNER'S
HONDA COMPANY UK.
An Affiliate of Honda Uk.
28 TANFIELD ROAD,
We are pleased to inform you of the release, of the long awaited results of the HONDA CAR INTERNATIONAL PROMOTION PROGRAM held in January, 2006.You were entered as dependent clients with: Reference SERIAL NUMBER: 652-662 and Batch number AT-040SB06-03. Your email address attached to the ticket number: 2752246896 that drew the lucky winning number, which consequently won in the first category,in four parts. You have been approved for a payment of 500,000.00euros(FIVE HUNDRED THOUSAND EUROS.)in cash credited to file reference number:IPL/4249859609/WP1.This is from a total cash prize of five million euros shared among the ten international winners in first categories.Along with a New Honda FR-V.
All participants were selected through a computer ballot system drawn from 50,000 (Fifty thousand) names of email users around the world, as part of our internat ional promotion program. Due to mixed up of some names and addresses,we ask that you keep this award personal, till your claims has been processed and your funds remitted to you.This is part of our security measures to avoid double claiming or unwarranted participants or impersonators, taking advantage of the situation.You are to contact our-accredited agent for your claim:
HONDA CLAIMING SECURITY AGENCY.
Name : johnson kovio
Email : hondaagent@nyc....
YOUR SECURITY FILE NUMBER IS W-91237-H?67/B4 (keep personal) Remember, your winning must be claimed on time. Failure to claim your winning/ fund it will be added to next 10,000.000 euros AND CAR international lottery program. Furthermore, should there be any change in your address, do inform your claims agent as soon as possible. Once again congratulations.
BUYACAR.CO.UK JOB SCAM
At first, it's a little bit confusing as to why anyone would want to use a job offer as a scam, but here it is:
TO BE CLEAR THIS IS NOTHING TO DO WITH BUYACAR OR ANY BUYACAR.CO.UK EMPLOYEE - THIS IS AN EMAIL SCAM - DO NOT RESPOND TO THIS!
From: BUY A CAR LTD
Subject: JOB OPPORTUNITY***URGENT RESPONSE NEEDED
Date: Thursday, 5 March, 2009, 3:41 AM
My name is Kyle Thompson I have been directed to
bring to you in offer of work online from
Home/Temporarily and get paid weekly? We are glad to
offer you for a job position at our company, BUY A
CAR LTD. We need someone to work for the company as a
Representative/Book keeper in USA(and its
ENVIRONS)and in EUROPE. This is in view of our not
having an office recently in the USA(and its
ENVIRONS).You don't need to have an Office,and this
certainly wont disturb any form of work you have
going at the moment. We have our company here in
United Kingdom and some parts of the world and we
deal on Car Buying, Car care, Insurance, Training on
how to drive, Loans and leasing, Motorcycle services
and so many more, we have few clients from the
USA/CANADA, California, Florida, New York, Ontario,
Quebec and so many other states in the USA/CANADA,
but we have been having problems with most of our
clients from USA/CANADA, because some would prefer to
pay by Cashiers Check or Money Orders, which we can
not cash here, but it is easy to cash over in the
USA/CANADA, so we are looking forward to get
representatives around the USA/CANADA and United
Kingdom, that can be working for us as a Part-Time
* The average monthly income is about 4000.00 USD.
* No form of investments from you.
* This job takes only 1-3 hours per day
Your tasks are:
1. Receive payment from Customers
2. Cash Payment at your Bank
3. Deduct 10% which will be your percentage/pay on
4. Forward balance after deduction of percentage/pay
to any of the offices Payment is to be forwarded
either by Money Gram or Western Union Money Transfer)
or any Local Money transfers take barely hours,so it
will give us a possibility to get customer's payment
You've got 3000.00 USD, you take your income: $300.00
USD Send to us:2700.00 USD,First month you will have
15-20 transactions on 3000.00-4000.00 USD so you may
calculate your income.For example 18 transactions on
3500.00 USD gives you $6300.00 USD Plus your basic
monthly salary is 1000.00 USD Total: 7300.00 USD per
month After establishing a close co-operation with us
you'll be able to operate
with larger orders and you'll be able to earn
more.Our payments will be issued out in your name and
you can have them cashed in your bank or other
Cashing services.Deduct your weekly salary and
forward the balance to the company via western union
money transfer or money gram me money transfer We
understand it is an unusual and incredible job
position.This job takes only 3-7 hours per week.
You'll have a lot of free time doing another job,
you'll get good income and regular job.
But this job is very challenging and you should
understand it. We are looking only for the worker who
satisfies our requirements and will be an earnest
assistant. We are glad to offer this job position to
you. If you feel that you are a serious and earnest
worker and you want to work for BUY A CAR LTD,kindly
email us and let us know about what your interest
is.You must be over 20 years of age. U.S, UK,
CANADIAN, ASIA OR AUSTRALIAN CITIZENSHIP.If you meet
these conditions then you are qualified to apply for
the job.You are advised to send the following
requirements below to get started with this job offer:-
You are required to also forward to us a valid form
of I.D for Identification and verification purposes.
According to how you have been briefed earlier by a
qualified representative of this establishment. You
are required and mandated to receive payment on
behalf of the above mentioned firm. You are to deduct
10% of all funds processed on a particular order and
forward the balance payment via Western Union Money
Transfer to any of BUY A CAR LTD regional warehouses
that will be given to you later. You will notify the
company a week ahead if eventually you want to
discontinue this job so as to terminate all payment
coming your way to avoid conflict,In agreement to
this kindly append signature below.
Reply with all details to my private email address
Job Processing Officer
Contact us details
Buy a Car Ltd
The Light Box
111 Power Rd
FREE PHONE 0808 144 5066
fax 0845 226 7846
find us on Google maps
Phone lines open Mon to Fri 9am-6pm , Sat 9am-5pm ,
VAT: 806811635 . Company: 4594815 . Consumer Credit
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