SCAM BENEFICIARIES!!! Bellows the e-mail's title. Golly, what better method in an attempt to scam folks than to proclaim them to be victims of.......... Scammers!!!!!!!!!!!! Convoluted but may be effective with some of the greedier and/or ignorant humans in the herd. Let us look at this newer tactic of fleecing the flock: "ECO-BANK PLC ECOBANK/UNITED NATIONS 2007 SCAM VICTIMS COMPENSATIONS PAYMENTS. DIRECTOR ATTN: SIR/MADAM, SCAMMED VICTIM/ $100,000 BENEFICIARIES. REF/PAYMENTS CODE: ECB/06654 $100,000 USD. This is to bring to your notice that we are delegated from the UNITED NATIONS in Central Bank to pay 150 victims of scam $100,000 USD (One Hundred Thousand Dollars) each. You are listed and approved for this payment as one of the scammed victims to be paid this amount, get back to this office as soon as possible for the immediate payments of your $100,000 USD compensations funds. On this faithful recommendations, want you to know that during the last U.N. meetings held at Abuja, Nigeria, it was alarming on the money lost by various individuals to the scams artists operating in syndicates all over the world today. In other to compensate victims, the UNITED NATIONS Body is now paying 150 victims $100,000 USD each in accordance with the UNITED NATIONS recommendations. Due to the corrupt and inefficient Banking Systems in Nigeria, the payments are to be paid by Central Bank Nigeria as corresponding paying bank under funding assistance by The Rabo Bank, based in London UK. for funds remittance. Benefactor of this compensation will have to be first cleared and recommended for payment by ECO BANK PLC. According to the number of applicants at hand, 114 Beneficiaries has been paid, over a half of the victims are from the United States, we still have a pending of 36 compensations left to be paid. Your particulars was mentioned by one of the Syndicates who was arrested as one of their victims of the operations, you are hereby warned not to communicate or duplicate this message to him for any reason what so ever as the U.S. secret service is already on trace of the other criminals. So keep it secret till they are all apprehended. Other victims who have not been contacted can submit their application as well for scrutiny and possible consideration. You can receive your compensations payments via any of this options you Choose, DRAFT/CHEQUE PAYMENTS or DIRECT WIRE TRANSFER. We shall feed you with further modalities as soon as we get response from you. Send a copy of your response to official email: NAME: IYAMAH SYLVANIUS. SCAMMED VICTIM/REF/PAYMENTS CODE: ECB/06654 $100,000 USD. Email: [email protected] Yours Faithfully, Mrs. Joan Udoh" Golly. The poor grammer and misspellings are still there but I admire the different tack used to sucker in the... well, sucker in the suckers. Sure beats reading about the bloke dying in the plane wreck. Will have to create a new response for this one.