Paul Taylor Version: “West African advanced fee” or “419” Email Scam

This is another version of the Nigerian email scam, now being sent out by “Paul Taylor.”

Read more about the history of this scam.

Dear Sir/Ma,

I’m aware that this unexpected letter will come to you as a surprise I apologies for any inconvenience, but please do bear with me for I am only seeking for your help. I got your email address from network directory. I apologize if I have infringed on your privacy.

I Mr, PAUL TAYLOR have to seek your help for the money I made when my uncle (CHARLES TAYLOR) was president of Liberia, since he have opposition from difference rebel groups. I brilliantly put this money which is (Ten million four thousand dollars) in a security firm.

When crisis out-break in my country Liberia, I flee to Netherlands for refuge. As an asylum,I have no foreign account where to transfer this fund and resources to lay claim of it. So, I am seeking your assistance, all modalities entails claiming this money is in my custody.

If you are willing to assist, write me so as we will negotiate the condition and percentage to take in helping me.
Thanks,

PAUL TAYLOR.

Author: Dave Nielsen

I started using computers in 1978 on the Apple II and was first online (using my “high-speed” 1200 baud modem) in 1989. I’ve managed web sites for several Fortune 500 companies and for internet start-ups. Working for one of those start-ups is what brought me into the world of credit. I was part of the the executive team that ran QSpace, the first company to offer credit reports over the internet.

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