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George Bulden loans money

This variation on the business loan scam is circulating around New Zealand lawyers. The scammer can be located at the defunct email address and sometimes uses the name of a genuine person resident in New Zealand as the borrower. Another “borrower” name used is John Anderson.

From: George Bulden (

Subject: Legal services

Hello Barrister,

My name is George Bulden and I am in need of your legal expertise. I loaned $295,000 to [Name removed], the money which was to be paid back in 2 years but he has not done so yet. Please I will need your help to file a law suit against him to recover the money I’m owed and I truly hope you can assist me with this.


G. Bulden


Last updated on the 1st November 2012