Agus A asked in Games & RecreationGambling · 1 decade ago

Is Lucky Winner mail True ?

Winning Result For Batch Number: P2/0056/2008

From: "Mrs. Rita Jones" <ritaj23@yahoo.de> Add Mobile Alert

Attn Lucky Winner,

We are pleased to inform you that you have emerged as a winner in the

final annual draw of our Lottery International Programs. Your email

address was selected by our Electronic Random Selection System (ERSS)

from

an exclusive list of 250,000,000 e-mail addresses of individual and

corporate bodies generated from an internet resource database. No

tickets

were sold.

Your email address is identified with Batch Number: P2/0056/2008 and

Ticket Number: PP 3812 /2008-08 in Category "B" and your claims

portfolio

is filled with Ref Number: KPL/09-002/JA.You are therefore advised to

receive a cash prize of £1,500,000.00 (One Million, Five Hundred

Thousand

Great British Pound) from the total payout.

CONGRATULATIONS!

Your prize award has been insured under a bonded depository policy with

your e-mail address, and will be transferred to you upon meeting the

claims requirements, statutory obligations, verifications, validations

and

satisfactory report.

To file for the processing of your prize sum payment, you are advised

to

contact our Certified and Accredited claims agent for category "B"

winners with the information below:

*************************************

Name: Mr. Phil Smith

E-mail: philsmith199@yahoo.com.hk

Fiduciary Agent

*************************************

Endeavour to provide him with the following information in your contact

with him.

Names:

Telephone/Fax number:

Nationality:

Age:

Occupation:

NOTE: All winnings must be claimed not later than 14 days, thereafter

unclaimed funds would be included in the next stake. Remember to quote

your reference information in all correspondence.

You are to keep all lotto information confidential, especially your

reference and ticket numbers. This is important as a case of double

claims

will not be entertained.

Members of staff of affiliate agencies are automatically not allowed to

participate in this program. Furthermore, should there be any change

of address do inform our agent as soon as possible.

Congratulations once more from our members of staff and thank you for

being part of our promotional program.

Yours Faithfully,

Mrs. Rita Jones

Lottery Co-ordinator.

PRIVACY STATEMENT

1. Personal and winning data provided by winners to THIS PROMO remains

known ONLY to the winner and INTERNATIONAL PROMOTIONAL PROGRAMS

ORGANISATION.

2a. all e-mail addresses, contact information, photographs and/or

personal

data of winners SHALL NOT be published or disclosed on ANY public

or in any other public place or via any medium accessible to the

public.

2b. all e-mail addresses, contact information, photographs and/or

personal

data of winners SHALL NOT be disclosed to or made available to any

third party or agent outside the claims office.

3. All e-mail addresses, contact information and/or personal data of

winners are kept in an isolated database server protected from any

external access using SSL locking on 6th level binary phase. This data

is

made accessible ONLY to UK NATIONAL LOTTERY staff and authorized agents

directly involved with the processing of winners claims.

4. Winners are advised to keep their winning information away from

public

knowledge, in order to avoid any double claims, impersonation or

misrepresentation during the claims processing.

UK NATIONAL LOTTERY will not be liable for any misplaced claims as a

owing

to your negligence or publishing of your winning information.

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  • Anonymous
    1 decade ago
    Favorite Answer

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  • 4 years ago

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  • Anonymous
    4 years ago

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  • 1 decade ago

    ITS NOT TRUE.........ITS A SCAM

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