Have you been receiving emails bearing ‘ 2020 American Telephone & Telegraph (AT&T) Mobile Award”? This review serves as an eyeopener to help you make the right decision about emails and text messages like this “American Telephone and Telegraph Mobile Award”
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2019 AT&T Int’l Draw” promotion – Anything Like This?
We have been receiving mails from readers, bearing screenshots of an email claiming they are among the lucky winners in a so called ” 2019 AT&T Int’l Draw” promotion’‘ This email comes in a lengthy congratulatory format, and also has a form attached to it, to be filled by the so called “Winners”.
Attached in the email is also a Certificate, proclaiming you are a bonafide winner and beneficiary to the draw of funds valued at one million US dollars.
This might look so convincing, and make you think that your dreams are about to be realized. Hey! rejoice not, the 2019 AT&T Int’l Draw promotion is the new scam round the block. This review is going to show you how this scam works.
2019 AT&T Int’l Draw promotion– Another Scam!
The email messages is being sent out to potential victims by lottery scammers. This is a bait to trick them into believing they are winners in the so-called “2019 AT&T Int’l Draw” promotion.
The scammers are pretty good at their lies, sounding convincing by claiming the potential victims were selected randomly through a computer ballot system, therefore, no participation was needed.
When we made enquiry with the real American Telephone and Telegraph Company, we discovered they were running no such awards. In fact, they would never involve clients in a draw, anonymously.
This simply means that the ‘American Telephone and Telegraph Award” is a fake message sent by scammers, in order to dupe unsuspecting victims.
How Does This Scam Work
If you respond to the fake lottery email message, the scammers will respond, by telling you to send personal information in order to collect the so-called prize.
Once the information has been sent, the scammers will ask you to send money, which they will claim is for taxes, processing fees, delivery fee, or some other fee.
Once you send the money, the lottery scammers will take it and disappear. The victims, on the other hand, will not receive the prize or money that they were promised and will be a few hundreds or thousands of dollars broke.
What Should You Do If You Receive Emails Like This
No matter how convincing it make sound, we advise you not to send money or personal information to anyone who claims you are a winner in some so-called lottery.
Legitimate lottery companies do not ask their winners to send money or personal information in order to collect their prizes.