Click to go to homepage
Forward scams to - remove your name and email address first! TO CONTACT US CLICK HERE INSTEAD

Scam email #255439 - Business Invite!

Email info

The email was sent on 2018-12-06 13:44:20 and appeared to be from but this address could have been spoofed.
If you replied to this email, your reply would have been sent to which was the scammer's actual email address.
It was probably sent from in New York, United States

Email header

Explains what each bit of the header means, and shows the journey the email took. Click here to show or hide it

Your content is below the advert

The scam

Dear Sir,

I have a business proposition for you.Its value is enormous and would be beneficial to us both of us.

Hint:I am searching for a reliable person to manage/invest my money Forty eight million united States dollars (USD$48millions) into a profitable venture.This money is legal and has nothing to do with illicit deals or money laundry.

The beneficiary would have full legal rights to do whatever business he/she wishes to undertake as long as you sure it would produce profit.

Contact me back for more details on any of my private email :

Best regards,

Mr. Gabriel Arcanjo da Costa
(Former-Prime Minister Sao Tome and Principe)

SpamAssassin Report (spam score: 8.1)

 pts rule                    description                                       
---- ----------------------  --------------------------------------------------
-1.9 BAYES_00                BODY: Bayes spam probability is 0 to 1% [score:   
 0.0 TVD_RCVD_IP             Message was received from an IP address           
 0.0 TVD_RCVD_IP4            Message was received from an IPv4 address         
 0.8 SPF_NEUTRAL             SPF: sender does not match SPF record (neutral)   
-0.0 RCVD_IN_DNSWL_NONE      RBL: Sender listed at, no   
                             trust [ listed in]     
 1.3 RCVD_IN_BL_SPAMCOP_NET  RBL: Received via a relay in       
                             [Blocked - see                                    
 1.0 HK_SCAM_S7              BODY: No description available.                   
 2.0 DEAR_SOMETHING          BODY: Contains 'Dear (something)'                 
 0.0 MIME_QP_LONG_LINE       RAW: Quoted-printable line longer than 76 chars   
 0.0 LOTS_OF_MONEY           Huge... sums of money                             
 0.0 T_HK_NAME_MR_MRS        No description available.                         
 2.1 FREEMAIL_FORGED_REPLYTO Freemail in Reply-To, but not From                
 1.0 FREEMAIL_REPLYTO        Reply-To/From or Reply-To/body contain different  
 1.0 ADVANCE_FEE_4_NEW_MONEY Advance Fee fraud and lots of money               
 0.8 MONEY_FRAUD_5           Lots of money and many fraud phrases              

Please be careful with the links in the above email - strongly suggests that you do not click on any links in the above message
The email above is most likely a scam but every now and then legitimate emails do come through, as do spam emails which are not attempting to defraud, so please use your judgement
You can contact ScamSearch at help at for any information, help, or if you have spotted a legitimate email. Please link to the email you think is legitimate.
ScamSearch does not accept any responsibility for visitors enduring any issues as a result of following links in the above email and/or contacting the sender
Please do not contact the sender unless you know what you are doing (i.e. experienced scambaiters)


Where the scam probably came from

theScamBaiter freight bait archive, theFailure Cole baits   theFAILURE freight bait from theScamBaiter - Cole v2.0   theFAILURE freight bait from theScamBaiter - Rebait at Cole's   theFAILURE freight bait from theScamBaiter - the Martins Cole saga   theFAILURE Butch Driveshaft telemarketer phone baiting   theFAILURE freight bait from theScamBaiter - Anus Laptops commercial made by scammer   theFAILURE freight bait from theScamBaiter - script of Anus Laptops commercial made by scammer