I had received this e-mail recently which claimed I had won a prize with my ticket even though I did not bought any lottery tickets online? Now they are asking me for my account information to ‘transfer the funds’ into my bank account! Is this a scam or should I proceed to give them my account information?
It first looks someting like this!
Your Email address attached to Ticket number: 56475600545 188 with
Serial number 5368/05 drew the lucky numbers:09,15,29 Congratulations, you
have just won yourself £150,000 in which e-mail addresses are picked
a software powered by the Internet.
you are to contact our Financial Controller for Clearance.
Mr Michael Schofield
you are to forward the following details to enable us clear your file
for immediate payment:
FullNames, Address,Age,Sex,Marital Status,Occupation,Phone
Mrs Maria Newton