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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: note2007
Date: 8/8/2007
Subject: Confirmation letter from the Lottery Board

The National Lottery
P O Box 1010
London, W6 8Jb
UNITED KINGDOM.



Dear Selected winner,
 
This is to inform you that you have been selected for a cash price of 925,940 (Nine Hundred and Twenty Five Thousand, Nine Hundred and Forty pounds sterling) in cash credited to file XYL/26510460037/06 this is from a total cash prize of 2,777,820 shared among 3 lucky winners in this category from International programme held on the 7th of August 2007 in the United Kingdom.
Your ticket number 023-1111-790-458 attached to your email address, with serial number 5073-12 drew the lucky numbers 13-16-22-43-47-49 bonus no. 28 and this made you a winner in the 1st Category.
To make claims for this prize you are to contact the verification department by providing your Reference Number UK/839030X2/14. You are required to fill out the form below and send to the verification department:
                                                         
VERIFICATION AND FUND RELEASE FORM
 
1.FULL NAMES:__________________________________
 
2.ADDRESS:_________________________________________________________________________________________
 
3.SEX:_______________
 
4.AGE:________
 
5.MARITAL STATUS:___________________
 
6.OCCUPATION:________________________
 
7.E-MAIL ADDRESS:_____________________________
 
8.TELEPHONE NUMBER:_____________________
 
9. REFERENCE NUMBER:_______________________
 
10.ANY IDENTIFICATION(Driving License/passport)Y/N___________
 
11.AMOUNT WON:___________________________________
 
12.  TICKET NUMBER____________________________________
 
13. WINNERS STATE:__________________________________
 
14. WINNERS COUNTRY________________________________
 

Below are the contact details of the verification department:
 
CONTACT PERSON: Brenda Moeller.
EMAIL: info_uknl004@yahoo.co.uk
 
 Congratulations once more on your winnings.
 
Yours Truly,
Sir. Baker Matthew.
Co-Coordinator (Online Promo Programme).