A 419 scammer contacted me through my business website. Here is what he had to say....
Name: Jerry Yang
Phone: (not given)
This is an official request for representation on behalf of LANKOM
ELECTRONICS CO.,LTD. Our company's principal activity is to sell and
develop electronic components and other peripheral equipment. The
Electronic parts division deals in semiconductors and EMS for personal
computers,and general electronic parts. The Information equipment
division sells personal computers and computer peripheral equipment.
We have most of our debtors who are indebted to us within the range of
$300,000 to $800,000 US. We feel employing the service of a
professional debt collection team that will facilitate quick payment
from our debtors/customers.
We are presently incapacitated due to international legal boundaries
to exert pressure on our delinquent customers and we request for your
services accordingly. We got your contact information from the Online
Directory as a result of our search for a reliable firm or individual
to provide collection services as requested. we are of the opinion
that you are capable and qualified to provide these services as
On behalf of LANKOM ELECTRONICS CO.,LTD, Please accept my sincerest
appreciation in advance for your willingness to render your services
as we look forward to your prompt response to our request.
Regional Sales Manager
(Branch office United Kingdom)
When I did a search on this business it came up in Taiwan. He is stating that he is in the UK. I also googled the business name and Jerry Yang and both came up as 419 scams. He claims his business wants collection activity done on some high ticket accounts. Ya right.