Here are the latest submissions for my weekly scam roundup. If you have received any similar emails, please forward them along to Steve@IveTriedThat.com. I’ll post them here to help protect others from falling for these scams.
Scam Email #1
THE ALEXANDRA HOTEL LONDON.Address: 1 Sussex Place,Paddington, London, Unitted Kingdom
TEL: +447031882881WEB SITE: http://www.alexandrahotel-paddington.co.uk/
THE ALEXANDRA HOTEL LONDON, are recruiting new workers, so employment opportunities are available in which careers suite into these work categories below.It is our good pleasure to inform you that our 2012 recruitment for
new staffs has started.The Company needs at least 142 candidates for different positions,
as well as Company offered you to join various post in respective department.
You stand a chance to get a post if your qualification \ resume in which Project you have worked on according to your CV’s statement, your application will be given a full consideration.
We’ll offer You Air Ticket , Accommodation, Medication, Feeding and other relevant services as attractive salary awaits you.
(a) MEN, WOMEN, FRENCH, SPANISH, ARABIC AND ENGLISH SPEAKERS.
(b) SECONDARY CERTIFICATE TO PhD HOLDERS.
(c) AGE IS FROM 19 yrs TO Unlimited age provided you can render the needed service.
If the candidate wants to come with his parents or friends, the Company will
arrange all facilities for Male & Female candidates.
BELOW IS OUR VACANT POSITIONS AVAILABLE.
Development & Real Estate, Engineering,Maintenance & Facilities,Food and Beverage,Culinary General Management, Front Office & Guest Services,Housekeeping & Laundry, Human Resources, Information Technology/Systems, Marketing & Public Relations, Procurement, Purchasing & Receiving, Retail & Gift Shop, Revenue Management, Sales & Marketing, Security & Loss Prevention, Six Sigma, Spa, Health Club & Recreation, Bus-help, Baker, Senior Sales Manager, Assistant Cook, Wait-help, Guest Service Assistant Manager, Pool Attendant, Door Attendant,1st Class Maintenance, 2nd Class Maintenance, Utility Steward, Executive Housekeeper, Assistant Chief Engineer, Front Service Attendant, Nail Technician, Wait-help,Therapist, Banquet Wait-help, Rooms Attendant, Head Gard Manger, Internships and Culinary Ex-tern-ships, Accountants, Finance & Tax, Administrative & General manager, Banquets, Catering & Convention Services, Call Center & Telemarketing, Creative Services stewards, Nurses, Technicians, Fashion designers, Artists , actors, models, actors and dancers, Doctors, Mechanics, Engineers, Cleaners & washers, Security, Club bouncers, Restaurant supervisors, Chefs, Receptionist,Food & Beverage Management, Store Keeper, Landscape & graphic designer, Computer Engineering, professional messengers, professional drivers, professional beauticians , professional gardener and florist, gym and exercise instructors, etc.
Our Company will be responsible for the payment for his/her Air ticket, Accommodation, Medication and Feeding. So if you are interested you can send your Resume to our Human Resources Department via below e-mail address with your C.V.
Email : firstname.lastname@example.org
We look forward for your prompt reply via this email address above for more information and details.
Human Resources Manager
Alexandra Hotel & suites.
Scam Email #2
I am Eric Collins the new Human Resource Manager (International Operations) of CASS ART LONDON, UK.We are an international trading company dealing on the importation and exportation of Art work and paintings to America , Canada , Australia and some other European countries.
We are presently having problems handling our logistics from America and Canada as well as trying to tackle how our payments are remitted to us back here in the United Kingdom . hence, we need to recruit a Book-Keeper/Representative. I will like to know if you will be interested in working online from home and get paid weekly without creating inconvenience to your present job. As a book-keeper/Representative for the company all you have to do are below:
*. Recieve Documents/Payments in form of Check, Money Order, Bank
*. Deduct 10% which will be your percentage
*. Forward balance after deduction of percentage to the company.
BENEFITS ARE AS FOLLOWS:-
* The average monthly income is about $3000 to $4000.
* No form of investments from you.
* This job takes Less than 1-2 hours per day.
* You do not pay any form of taxes.
Your provided information will be sent for the first internal screening and comparation of applicant’s information. Please if you are interested in this position don’t hesitate to get back to me SWIFTLY.
CASS ART LONDON
66-67 Colebrooke Row
N1 8AB, London,
Scam Email #3
I have 7 of my company’s laptops (HP dv2500)for upgrading/reformatting, advice if both is part of your service line . All i need is you to remove Trojan virus that attacked all seven computers and re install avg free anti virus, And i want you to upgrade all computers from window vista Business to windows 7 professional. i have back up files for all computers,They have been attacked by various Trojan. Kindly advise the service charges for all the 7 laptop computers asap.
All computers are the same model,i want AVG home edition free anti virus,I will be providing windows 7 Professional Cd and License keys.
Looking forward to read from you.
BRIANECHTECH O Computer Systems, Inc
Scam Email #4
May I start by Introducing the Company I represent. China National Offshore Oil Corporation (CNOOC), is a state-owned company founded in February 15, 1982.
It is one of the Largest state-owned ,as well as the largest offshore oil and gas producer.It is authorized to cooperate with foreign individuals and partners for oil and gas exploitation in China’s offshore areas.
Headquartered in Beijing.Presently, it has a total staff (foreign and non-foreign staff) of 51,000. We Export and Market Some of our Products In North/South America, Canada, Africa, Europe and Part Of Asia.We are presently searching Widely for Company representatives and we hereby officially ask you to work with us as our Representatives/Payment Collector of Our Company in Your area.
Your Contact Details was collected by recommendation by some Board of Directors and wth the help of Search Engines for Business inclined Individuals like yourself. You will be Entitled to a 10% Commission On Every Payment You receive on behalf of the Company.For more details, please reply this email: email@example.com with the detail below:
European Regional Officer
China National Offshore Oil Corporation.