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Lately, I've been swamped by a new type of scammer email.
I'll call them that whether the product they are promoting is legitimate or not.
Because the method of promotion is a scam. It tries to draw you in by stating a lie.
That you have purchased something that you haven't, or that a refund is waiting for you, or that you've been rejected by or accepted into something you've never heard of.
Here are some examples. You may recognize them.
I have a large number of domain names registered, and I receive an email like this one almost every day.
It's very official looking and the subject line is domainname.com Final Notice (where domainname.com is one of my actual domain names, of course). But it's a domain listings scam.
Here's what the start of it looks like.