Scram Off, Scams!

Stage #5

Do you stand a chance against scammers? Take this quiz to check if you're at risk of being scammed!

  • You receive a new follower request on Instagram from an old friend. What will you do?

    Accept the follow request.

    Oh? But doesn't she already have an existing Instagram account?

  • Accept the follow request.

    Reply: "Hi! What's up?"

    Ignore it.

  • Reply: "Hi! What's up?"

    A free iPhone? Yes! Sign me up!

    This might be a scam! Let me report the account.

  • Oh? But doesn't she already have an existing Instagram account?

    View the account by checking the number of followers, following and looking at the photos of the account.

    Verify legitimacy of account with said friend - offline or through other platforms.

  • View the account by checking the number of followers, following and looking at the photos of the account.

    Maybe this is a backup account? I'll accept the follow request!

    Seems sus! I'll ignore the follow request.

  • Verify legitimacy of account with said friend - offline or through other platforms.

    It's an impersonated account! I'll report account to Instagram.

    It's an impersonated account! I'll just ignore it then.

  • Oh no! You are at high risk of being scammed. Are you sure that is really your friend?

    If you encounter such incidents, remember to stop, think and verify the legitimacy of the account before giving away your personal information. This will prevent you from falling into the scammer's hands!

  • Congrats! You have dodged a potential scammer.

    However, you are now at risk of having your account impersonated as the scammer has access to the contents on your profile.

    If you encounter such incidents, remember to stop, think and verify the legitimacy of the account before allowing the scammer to follow you. This will prevent them from getting any information from your social media.

  • Congrats! You have dodged a potential scammer.

    If you encounter such scams in the future, remember to report the account to the social media platform and warn your friends and family to protect them from being scammed as well. Time to #proteccyourfam!

  • Congrats and great job!

    You have dodged a potential scammer and reported the account as well! You can warn your friends and family of the account as well to prevent them from being scammed. It's time to #proteccyourfam.

  • Congrats! You have dodged a potential scammer. If you encounter such scams in the future, remember to report the account to the social media platform and warn your friends and family to protect them from being scammed as well. Time to #proteccyourfam.

Check your word

Stage #5 is done!

Everyone can be scammed! However, in order to be one step ahead of any scammer, always stop, think and observe the nature of the account or conversation before giving away personal information.

This is your word: This

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