This is another variant of the Nigerian scam phishing letter that has arrived to my Inbox. It is more sophisticated than your average scam letter, and they have fixed some problems that it had earlier.
Bullseye Consultants:Private Investigators and Security Consultants is
conducting a standard process investigation on behalf of Halifax Bank of
Scotland,the international Banking conglomerate, and we will like you to assist with this Independent Enquiry.
My name is Pauline Coker. I am a senior partner in the firm. This investigation involves a client who shares the same surname with you and also the circumstances surrounding investments made by this client at HBS Republic, the Private Banking arm of Halifax Bank of Scotland.
The Halifax Bank of Scotland Private Banking client died intestate and nominated no successor in title over the investments made with the Bank. The essence of this communication with you is to request you provide us information/comments on any or all of the four issues:
1-Are you aware of any relative/relation who shares your same surname whose
last known contact address was Brussels Belgium?
2-Are you aware of any investment of considerable value made by such a person
at the Private Banking Division of Halifax Bank of Scotland PLC?
3-Born on the 1st of June 1927
4-Can you establish beyond reasonable doubt your eligibility to assume status
of successor in title to the deceased?
It is pertinent that you inform us ASAP whether or not you are familiar
with this personality that we may put an end to this communication with
you and our inquiries surrounding this personality. You must appreciate
that we are constrained from providing you with more detailed information
at this point.
Please respond to this mail as soon as possible to afford us the opportunity
to close this investigation. Thank you for accommodating our enquiry.
Bullseye Consultants? Change “eye” for a word synonymous with post-digestive refuse, and you may be closer to the truth.