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Jeanne Fortuyn and her "charity"

An email being sent to New Zealand lawyers is the starting point for a well-established scam. Purporting to come from "Jeanne Fortuyn", different versions of the resulting scam have her aged 80 and 62. She wants some help in setting up a charity so she can donate millions of dollars.

The email sent in New Zealand reads as follows:

From: Jeanne Fortuyn <>

Subject: Re: Help

Importance: High

I am at the end of the road, I am trying to start up a charity non governmental organization, however I may not be able to complete it due to my health constraint. I will need your assistance to help me undertake it. Please get back to me at: God bless you.

Jeanne Fortuyn 


Last updated on the 26th May 2014