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Thursday, August 4, 2011

Scam: Mystery Shopper

The extent these scammers will go to con people!

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-----Original Message-----
From: "Nancy Freeman"<>
Date: Wed, 3 Aug 2011 11:51:42
Reply-To: <>
Subject: Mystery Shopper

We have a mystery shopping assignment in your area and we would like you to participate and we're accepting applications for qualified individuals to become mystery shoppers.we conduct surveys and evaluate other companies. We get hired to go to other peoples companies and act like customers in order to know how the staffs are handling their services in relation to their customers.Once we have a contract to do,you would be directed to the company or outlet and you would be given the funds you need to do the job(either purchase things or require services) afterwhich you will write a comment on the staffs activities and give a detailed record of your experience. Examples of details you would forward to us are :

1) How long it took you to get services.
2) Smartness of the attendant
3) Customer service professionalism
4) Sometimes you might be required to upset the attendant to see how they react to clients when they get tensed (under pressure).

We turn the information (you give us) over to the company executives and they would carry out their own duties in improving there services.Most companies employ our assistance when people give complaints about their services or when they feel there are needs for them to improve their customer service. Your Identity would be kept confidential as the job states (secret shopper).You'll be paid $200 for every survey you carry out bonus on your transportation allowance and funds would be given to you if you have to dine as part of the duty.Your job will be to evaluate and comment on customer service in a wide variety of shops, stores, restaurant and services in your area both live and online. No commitment is made on this job and you would have flexible hours as it suits you. If you are interested do send in your:

Your Full Name:
Your Residence address(NOT P.O Box):
Zip Code:
Home and mobile Phone numbers:
Your Age and Current Occupation:
Your Gender:
Email address:

As soon as we get all this we can look at your distance from the locations which you have to put your service into, and your address would also be needed for your payments. We also implore you to send a scanned copy of any form of Identification for the processing of your application form and also for record purpose but if you cannot provide it presently then you can provide it later.

Best Regards
3292 Thompson Bridge Rd
GA 30506
Copyright c 2011.

1 comment:

Anonymous said...

I recently got an email just like the one posted... what are they attempting to scam from of?

identity thief? I'm not sure but the email seemed suspicious nevertheless.