ED Magedson – Founder
George Benson35 Oxford Street WC 12 PD London, Select State/Province United Kingdom
I received a letter as a so-called winner in the CONSUMER PROMOTION DRAW organized for all customers of the major stores in U.S.A., CANADA, AND UNITED KINGDOM e.g.: Wal-Mart, Sears, Home Depot, Safeway, etc.
The letter was headed as Wal-Mart Foundation and their corporate office address. The same scam as others but the company name being used appears to be a legitimate company.
Told to contact the claim agent before acting on the letter - the claim agent being Mr. George Benson. A check for $3100 was enclosed drawn on the Bank of Bentonville and supposedly written by Wal-Mart treasurer Charles M. Holley (I looked it up - that is the actual treasurer's name).
Obviously this is a scam as I have been reading about similar letters sent to others but from different company names.
This report was posted on Ripoff Report on 04/17/2010 10:08 PM and is a permanent record located here: http://www.ripoffreport.com/r/George-Benson/WC-12-PD-London-Select-StateProvince-/George-Benson-Consumer-Promotion-Draw-WC-12-PD-London-United-Kingdom-594262. The posting time indicated is Arizona local time. Arizona does not observe daylight savings so the post time may be Mountain or Pacific depending on the time of year.
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