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Google Inc. I received an e-mail stated that I won a certain amount which your good company is stated this is the part of the e-mail Dear Guaranteed Winner Your claims verification was received and has been processed by this office.On behalf of the GMAIL LOTTERY we felicitate with you and your family for being one(1) of our five(5) GMAIL prize winners selected in this Annual promotion sweepstakes. Hence we do believe with your winning prize ,you will continue to be active and patronage to the Yahoo/Gmail & Microsoft Windows.I wish to formally announce to you that you have successfully pass the requirements, statutory obligations, verification, validations and satisfactory report Test conducted for all on line winners. A winning check has been issued in your name by the Gmail/Yahoo Lottery board and also a certificate of prize claims will be sent along side your winnings check. You are therefore expected to contact our affiliated delivery company( DHL EXPRESS SERVICES )department in which your winnings check of Five Hundred Thousand U.S Dollar{$500,000.00 USD}has been sent to for delivery to your residence. Do contact the DHL EXPRESS SERVICES company with the contact information below for further instructions on how to send the consignment to your location and the amount to be charged for the delivery. Please you should also send a copy of your winning verification form containing your winning details down to the courier company for reference and verification purpose. May I verify if this is scam or real

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This is a classic scam.

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This is a scam. Do not reply to it. If you reply, they will ask for your banking info to "deposit " your prize , or credit card info, and you will get your account cleaned out! Congrats for not responding to them immediately!

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This nis spam mail donot reply to it. Even i get those mails.They are fake and you can see that they will be asking all your personal details which is dangerous to be shared so please avoid such mails. Just delete them off

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Please delete all such kind of mails as soon as you receive them as they are just SPAM mails and there is nothing like these money amounts in reality. Also these mails might land up bringing viruses as soon as opened.

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