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I just got a Nigerian Scam e-mail that starts out like this:

Business Transaction.

I am the Vice-President of the Swiss Banker's Association and the
Swiss Banking Ombudsman Foundation. The Swiss Banking Ombudsman
Foundation is charged with the responsibility of the owners,
beneficiaries and next of kin’s of dormant bank accounts within Swiss
Banks(http://www.bankingombudsman.ch )

The Swiss Banking Ombudsman Foundation also runs a Central Claims
Office for persons searching for dormant assets. Persons suspecting
assets to which they are entitled to with an unknown bank in
Switzerland can ask the Central Claims Office of the Swiss Banking
Ombudsman for the polling of the databank of all dormant customer
relationships (savings books, accounts including numbered and
pseudonym accounts, custody accounts, safe-deposit boxes) of Swiss
banks in the course of the relevant guidelines issued by the Swiss
Banker's.

Association.

It goes on like that in the usual way.
But what I find interesting is it is not the wife of some dead African dictator or other, but allegedly from Switzerland. OTOH, the return address is just a gmail account.

Is the economy in Switzerland so bad that their citizens must resort to this?
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