MTN Mobile Money Fraud: Top 5 tricks To Be Aware And Stay Safe

By | April 8, 2022

MTN mobile money Fraud: Top 5 tricks to be aware And Stay Safe.

As first seen on JBKlutse as Ghana’s Authoritative Tech Blog, here are some of the simple ways to avoid being a victim of MTN Mobile Money fraud today.

MTN mobile money Fraud: Top 5 tricks to be aware And Stay Safe

No matter how we try to prevent a fraudster, he or she still find varieties of way to fraud people and with this, I may say a fraudster can be anyone in this world.

Since fraudster can be anyone, then the keen to put in mind is being careful when we deal with issues regarding Mobile Money transactions; be it mobile money transfer, mobile money alerts, request by strangers to send money for something to be done for us, or to our old friends which may lead to fraudulent activity.
With this, the best thing to do is being cautious and staying up to date with information as we take our time to talk about some of the top 5 MTN Mobile Money fraud tricks to be aware of.

MTN mobile money Fraud: Top 5 tricks to be aware And Stay Safe.

1. You have received Money from someone: They normally send you message to your phone, that you’ve received money from someone, so send it back. Their trick lies when you’re also convinced and try to check your account and before you realize, your money might be gone. Despite checking your account to confirm, another way under this same trick is the pressure they’ll give you by forcing you to send the money back and you might be thinking it’s real money that is sent and out of pressure can make you send the money and later realize no money came into your account.

2. They normally come with fake phones and tell you to send money to a number for them after placing the phones on your counter. They behave as if they are very busy. If you play to their tricks, you are defrauded.

3. They also defraud by calling you and directing you to do something on the phone so that you can retrieve your money whenever you send it to the wrong person. Immediately, you do that; they will lead you through a process that wipes off your money from your account.

4. They also rob you by sending messages to you that you won a prize so you should go to an agent to send some amount of money to them and then the prize would be delivered.

5. They rob by calling you that your child is very sick at the hospital so the headmaster of the school is the one calling you to send money so the school will kick start with caring for the child before you come.
Please, don’t be a victim and be defrauded and also help not a friend or relative be defrauded and such is why we ask you to help share this post with friends and loves ones across the various social media platforms, be it Facebook, Twitter, Pinterest and more to save a brother.

Don’t be a mugu, kindly follow these steps as I have given you about MTN mobile money Fraud: Top 5 tricks to be aware And Stay Safe.

And also bear in mind that with these fraudsters, they don’t mind whether you’re MTN Mobile Money subscriber or MTN Mobile Money agent but all their target is a Mobile Money registered person.

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