That's and old trick, we have been getting that one in Australia for 2-3 years now.
There are also those who ask for money (Africa) and /or tell you that you have been
featured in a WILL. Etc.etc.
Guild ONS Representative for WA & NT. rep-australia-north-west(a)one-name.org
Guild registered surnames: BASKETT; BRIGGS & NUTTY http://www.one-name.org/
Baskett DNA Project: http://www.familytreedna.com/public/Baskett