Let me share a little email that I received in my spam box, emails like this have been going around for ages, are people really that stupid to believe them, people really should be more aware of phising emails like this.
My name is Catherine Jennings I work with the Private Banking DivisionAt Berkeley Bank Limited, London. We are conducting a standardprocess investigation in relation to matters involving a client whoshares the same name as yours (Kessler) and also the circumstancessurrounding investments made by this client at our bank.
Our Berkeley Banking client died intestate and nominated no next ofkin to inherit the title over the investments made with our bank.
The essence of this communication with you is to request you provide usinformation on three issues:
1-Are you aware of any relative/relation who shares your same namewhose last known contact address was in Brussels ?
2-Are you aware of any investment of considerable value made by such aperson at the Private Banking Division of Berkeley Bank?
3-Can you establish beyond reasonable doubt your eligibility to assumestatus of next of kin to the deceased?
It is pertinent that you inform us ASAP whether or not you are familiarWith this individual that we may put an end to this communication withyou and our inquiries surrounding this person.
You must appreciate that we are constrained from providing you withMore detailed information at this point. Please respond to this mail assoon as possible to afford us the opportunity to close this investigation.
Thank you for accommodating our enquiry.
For: Thomas Masters:
Director Berkeley Private Clients.