If you bought a ticket, and the number matches the lottery as shown on TV or newspaper, DO NOT THROW AWAY the ticket. Give Jay 1% share of the winnings, and keep the rest of the money for yourself.
However, if you received this type of email below saying you have won by random selection of email address, just give him/her a good #$%^& and move on.
We need to educate the scammers how a real lottery is done.
All names and money stated in this email are fakes.
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|Mrs Christiana Criswell <email@example.com>||Wed, Feb 3, 2010 at 6:26 PM|
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|2010/2/15 Uk Award Team <firstname.lastname@example.org>
Dear: e-Mail Winner,
The Uk National Lottery has set out and successfully organized a Sweepstakes marking the beginning of year anniversary. We rolled out over 10,000.000.00 (10 million e-mails) to mark the 2010 Anniversary Draws. Participants for the draws were randomly selected and drawn from a wide range of web hosts which we enjoy their BETA patronage attaching personalized email addresses to ticket numbers.
Your email address as indicated was drawn and attached to Ticket No:56475600545188 with Serial No:2113-05 and drew the lucky numbers 08-11-17-30-32-41 which subsequently won you 1,000,000.00 (One Million Great Britain pounds) as one of the 10 jackpot winners in this draw. To begin the processing of your prize you are to contact our fiduaciary claims department for more infomation as regards procedures to claim your prize.
Mr. Robert Gooch
Contact him by sending him with the underlisted informations
1. Full Name: ……….
Mrs. Rose Rex