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Advance Fee Scams
Advertisements offer thousands of dollars of "free money" available in the form of government grants.
A wealthy foreigner who needs help moving millions of dollars from his homeland promises a hefty percentage of this fortune as a reward for assisting him.
Announcements inform recipients that they've won large sums of money in foreign lotteries.
Because you share your surname with a wealthy dead guy, you're in line for a windfall inheritance.
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