The impact of scams can be earth-shattering, with some victims losing their life savings overnight.

In this month’s Quick Polls, let’s find out how people feel about scams in Singapore!

2 out of 10 people (23%) we polled have fallen prey to scams before. As scammers are getting more and more sophisticated in their methods to deceive unsuspecting victims, it is important for us to take steps to protect our privacy and security online.

Do you proactively take steps to protect your privacy and security online?


Based on 492 people polled as of 31 January 2022

It is heartening to note that 8 out of 10 people (81%) we surveyed are proactive about protecting their privacy and security online. While banks, government agencies and businesses often send out tips on how not to fall prey to scams, the onus really lies on us to exercise vigilance.

Erring on the side of caution may very well help us evade the snare of hackers. Let’s stay safe by being alert and keeping abreast of latest developments on the scam front!

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