I received an "official notice" from Novation Capital Investment LLC, lottery resources management and payment verification saying I had won a second prize in a USA Sweepstakes lottery. Included was a check designated to pay the tax on my winnings and i am instructed to contact the claims agent and activate the check. I am somewhat suspicious of any notifications which arrive in the mail. Can you tell me how to determine if this is legitimate or some kind of scam?
State/Country relating to question: Massachusetts
If your letter looks something like one of these, then it's likely a scam.Hope this helps.
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