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The following is one of hundreds of emails I have received over the past two years informing me of millions of dollars awaiting my reply:

From: BMW PROMOTION
Date: 8/8/2007
Subject: Ref:BMW:2551256003/23 Congralations!

THE INTERNATIONAL AWARENESS
PROMOTION DEPARTMENT OF
THE BMW AUTOMOBILE COMPANY.
22 Garden Close, Stamford,
Lincs, PE9 2YP,London
United Kingdom.
Website:http://www.carsite.co.uk/buyer/DisplayCarDetails.do?vrm=VK55XHC

The Board of Directors, membersof staff and the International
Awareness Promotion Department of the BMW Automobile Company, wishes to
  congratulate you on your success as one of our TEN(10) STAR PRIZE
WINNER in this years' BMW Automobile International Awareness Promotion
  (IAP) held on Monday 6th of August, 2007,in London.
This makes you the proud owner of a brand new 2007 BMW 5 Series Diesel
  Saloon 525d M Sport 4dr Auto and a cash prize of 1000000.00
GBP (One million Great British pounds).

NOTE: You are to keep your winnings and the following below strictly
confidential so as to avoid double claims and complications:

Reference Number:BMW:2551256003/23
Ticket number: 5647600545188
Serial number:BMWP/556543450906

For you to collect your prizes, kindly fill the verification form
below and send it to the BMW Claims Manager, Mr.Mike Spencer of our
claims office through email, stating your receipt of this notification.
  He has been mandated to offer you assistance and facilitate the urgent
  delivery of your prizes.

VERIFICATION FORM:
1.) FULLNAME:
2.) AGE:
3.) SEX:
4.) ADDRESS:
5.) ZIP/POSTAL CODE:
6.) STATE/PROVINCE:
7.) COUNTRY:
8.) PHONE:
9.)OCCUPATION/POSITION:
10.) COMPANY:
11.) EMAIL ADDRESS:
12.)TICKET NUMBER:
13.) SERIAL NUMBER:
14.) REFERENCENUMBER:BMW:2551256003/23

Congratulations once more, and keep trusting BMW Automobile for top
quality automobiles.

MR. MIKE SPENCER
BMW CLAIMS MANAGER,
BMW CLAIMS HEAD OFFICE,
THE BMW AUTOMOBILECOMPANY,
UNITED KINGDOM.
TEL:+44-704-5724-903
EMAIL:bmw_claim_dept@yahoo.co.uk