Well. . . I'm pleased to report that I'll soon be in position to give out millions of dollars. . . Just received this by email this morning:
GRAND GLOBAL LOTTO PROMO LOTTERY, THE NETHERLANDS. ALFONSTRAAT B56, 1002 BS AMSTERDAM, THE NETHERLANDS. TO THE MANAGER FROM: THE DESK OF THE PROMOTIONS MANAGER, INTERNATIONAL PROMOTIONS/PRIZE AWARD DEPARTMENT, REF: OYL /26510460037/02 BATCH: 24/00319/IPD ATTENTION: RE/ AWARD NOTIFICATION; FINAL NOTICE We are pleased to inform you of the announcement today, 15th May 2003, of winners of the GRAND GLOBAL LOTTO PROMO LOTTERY,THE NETHERLANDS/ INTERNATIONAL,PROGRAMS held on 15th April 2003.Your company,is attached to ticket number 023-0148-790-459, with serial number 5073-11 drew the lucky numbers 43-11-44-37-10-43, and consequently won the lottery in the 3rd category.
You have therefore been approved for a lump sum pay out of US$5.5M in cash credited to file REF NO. OYL/25041238013/02. This is from total prize & gt; money of US$93,500,000.00 shared among the seventeen international winners in this category. All participants were selected through a computer ballot system drawn form 25,000 names from Australia, New Zealand, America, Europe, North America and Asia as part of International Promotions Program, which is conducted annually. CONGRATULATIONS! Your fund is now deposited with a Security company insured in your name. Due to the mix up of some numbers and names, we ask that you keep this award strictly from public notice until your claim has been processed and your money remitted to your account. This is part of our security protocol to avoid double claiming or unscrupulous acts by participants of this program. We hope with a part of your prize, you will participate in our end of year high stakes US$1.3billion International Lottery. To begin your claim, please contact our International claim agent: Mr HELGER MARK FOREIGN SERVICE MANAGER, email@example.com
for due processing and remittance of your prize money to a designated account of your choice. Remember, all prize money must be claimed not later than 30th June 2003. After this date, all funds will be returned as unclaimed. NOTE: In order to avoid unnecessary delays and complications, please remember to quote your reference and batch numbers in every one of your corespondences with your agent. Furthermore, should there be any change of your address, do inform your claims agent as soon as possible. Congratulations again from all our staff and thank you for being part of our promotions program.
ANN HOFFMANN THE PROMOTIONS MANAGER,GRAND GLOBAL LOTTO PROMO LOTTERY,THE NETHERLANDS. N.B. Any breach of confidentiality on the part of the winners will result to disqualification.