Go Back  DVD Talk Forum > General Discussions > Other Talk
Reload this Page >

Yay!....I Can Finally "Retire" With My Newfound Wealth

Other Talk "Otterville" plus Religion/Politics

Yay!....I Can Finally "Retire" With My Newfound Wealth

Old 08-15-05, 08:28 AM
  #1  
DVD Talk Special Edition
Thread Starter
 
Join Date: Jul 2004
Location: My Apartment
Posts: 1,116
Yay!....I Can Finally "Retire" With My Newfound Wealth

Do these idiots REALLY think people are going to fall for this? They're either REALLY late jumping on the band wagon or they get at least one person b/c they're still sending it out to people. I think I'll call this # and see what they say.

DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH
JOHANNESBURG,
REPUBLIC OF SOUTH AFRICA.
FAX: +27 11 507 6910




Dear Sir/Madam,

Strictly Confidential

With great pleasure I am writing this proposal on behalf of my partners. A member of our government trade delegation to your country gave your impeccable profile to me. Hence I have decided to seek your cooperation, due to the sensitivity of this transaction and my commitment as a civil servant.

There is a program currently on, in the department where I work, inviting holders with proof of government indebtedness which stands at an envisaged accruing interest of One Point Zero Five Billion United States Dollars to submit same to enable their claims go through payment process. Some of these debts have been redeemed in their principal component leaving behind accrued interest portion unpaid.
Within the Department of Health, where I work, we have been able to track an accrued interest bill of Twenty Two Million Six Hundred And Fifty Thousand United States Dollars which we have in principle gotten an approval to remit overseas. This we can do by changing of beneficiary and other forms of documentation with application for claim to reflect the payment and approval to be secured on your behalf.
Our constraint is to be able to source an honest and trustworthy individual, to whom we can remit these funds and act as trustee pending our visit, since our period of disengagement from the civil service is near.

We are presently affected by the South Africa civil service code of conduct laws that prohibits civil servants from operating private foreign accounts. I have the authority of my partners in office to propose that should you be willing to assist us in this transaction, your share as compensation will be Twenty Five percent and Sixty Five percent for us while Ten Percent will be set aside for miscellaneous expenses.
This transaction is 100% risk free provided you treat it with utmost confidentiality. Furthermore, your area of specialization is not a hindrance to the successful execution of this transaction.

Kindly contact me on [email protected] to indicate your willingness in assisting us.

Yours faithfully,

MR. KENNY P. SIBUSISO.
phatboy is offline  
Old 08-15-05, 08:35 AM
  #2  
DVD Talk Godfather
 
DVD Polizei's Avatar
 
Join Date: Jan 2002
Posts: 51,951
At least they are getting better with the spelling and modern grammar.
DVD Polizei is offline  
Old 08-15-05, 08:56 AM
  #3  
DVD Talk Special Edition
 
Join Date: Mar 2003
Posts: 1,924
I don't think calling the fax number will get you very far.
scottall is offline  
Old 08-15-05, 09:18 AM
  #4  
DVD Talk Godfather
 
The Bus's Avatar
 
Join Date: Aug 2001
Location: New York
Posts: 54,814
Please, put your mind at ease, because this is legitimate.
The Bus is offline  
Old 08-15-05, 11:18 AM
  #5  
DVD Talk Hall of Fame
 
Join Date: Dec 2002
Location: Oklahoma, USA
Posts: 8,494
At least try to get them to take a picture of themselves with a pancake on their heads before you stop communications with them.
Joe Molotov is offline  
Old 08-15-05, 11:38 AM
  #6  
DVD Talk Legend
 
Join Date: Feb 2003
Posts: 14,204
Maybe you could retire to Newfoundland...
NCMojo is offline  

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is On
Trackbacks are Off
Pingbacks are Off
Refbacks are Off


Thread Tools
Search this Thread

Archive Advertising Cookie Policy Privacy Statement Terms of Service

Copyright 2018 MH Sub I, LLC dba Internet Brands. All rights reserved. Use of this site indicates your consent to the Terms of Use.