I love working from home and love the idea of finding another income stream that will make it possible for me to stick with one main thing while fooling about with other interests. While there are legitimate business models that allow owners to make excellent incomes from home, the messages I received lately are anything but legit.
$20 million secured proposal = scam. Ah, Dr. Raymond Fung, you really should try harder. Even better, just stop it:
Subject: Business Proposal
I am Dr Raymond Fung,Director of the Hang Seng Bank.I have a secured business proposal of 20 million for you.if you are interested please notify to send to me this information.
1. YOUR NAME:
2. YOUR RESIDENT ADDRESS:
3. YOUR OCCUPATION:
4. YOUR PHONE NUMBER:
5. DATE OF BIRTH:
6. COUNTRY OF RESIDENT:
Dr. Raymond Fung
Next up is a gem offering a $45.5 million transfer. If only, eh?
Note: the bold text and caps are from the original email. I am not sharing the link posted in the message.
From: Dr. Ibrahim Waziri (firstname.lastname@example.org)
Subject: REQUEST FOR URGENT BUSINESS RELATIONSHIP TRANSFER OF $45,500,000
I am Dr. Ibrahim Waziri, a Group Executive Director in the Project and Planning Department of the Nigeria National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC), I head a seven man Tenders Board Committee in charge of contract award and Payment approvals.
Click here for more details and get back to me.
So disappointing. I don’t think these two are trying very hard. Have you received either of these?