When you receive an SMS saying
you have won something, be wary.
You may regret if you accept it.
This scam involves the fraudster sending you a random SMS,
‘congratulating’ you for winning a prize, reward or money.
- Many SMS you receive ‘out of the blue’ should be considered suspicious;
especially those that say you have won something.
- SMS like these are intended to ‘steal’ your identity by asking you to provide your banking/personal details like bank account number, IC number or online bank password before you can claim the bogus prize.
|Be vigilant. DO NOT TRUST any SMS from an|
unidentified sender or click on any links provided.
When in doubt, delete the SMS immediately.
Always stay alert and be aware of the tricks used by scammers.
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