Tag: SCAM

Dozens scammed by luxury watch hoax supposedly endorsed by Dr Mahathir

Petaling Jaya—Scams using the names of world leaders to seemingly endorse a product or service are not unusual in this day and age, and...

SGH issues scam warning regarding invoice for ‘$600,00’ surgery that had hospital logo

Singapore—On Saturday, October 26, Singapore General Hospital (SGH) published a post on its Facebook page to warn the public of a scam. https://www.facebook.com/SingaporeGeneralHospital/photos/a.10152212492781681/10156371800971681/?type=3&theater The hospital noted...

From ‘easy money’ to ‘lost money’ – Singaporean loses S$1.4 million in scam

A senior manager in a local company received a fax from a British law firm telling him that he was about to get an...

MOM: Fake employment pass application website is phishing for your personal info

Singapore — Another fake website is luring users into giving their personal information. The Ministry of Manpower identified the fake website (http://eponlinemom-sg. com) and warned...

Ministry of Manpower issues warning against fake MOM website promising workers S$2800

Singapore — The country’s  Ministry of Manpower issued a press statement on August 1, Thursday, warning the public about a fake website that purports...

Hackers steal and sell Netflix accounts for S$3.3

Malaysia — A concerned netizen started a Twitter thread exposing what appears to be Netflix subscription scammers. Twitter user @aidanurariza said she encountered several sellers...

SP Group warns public not to entertain salespeople posing as its employees selling fire...

Singapore — Scammers are using the recent HDB flat fire as an opportunity to make some cash. A scheme with salespeople posing as employees from Singapore Power (SP)...

Prosecution calls for jail time for victim turned perpetrator of love scam

Singapore—In spite of a mandatory treatment order for a woman who was victimised by a love scam, prosecutors are saying that she should also...

Scam alert: Police warns public not to give WhatsApp verification code to anyone

Singapore – The Singapore Police Force (SPF) released a new crime advisory of a scam involving the hacking of WhatsApp accounts. On July 9 (Tuesday),...

Kind family in Manila give grandma the benefit of the doubt when she asks...

Manila, Philippines – A Filipino family was approached by an 85-year-old lady asking for a donation for her grandchild while they were dining out...
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