Tired Of Text Scams? Here’s What To Do

MANILA, Philippines — Many Filipino phone users have complained about receiving text scams that contain fake job offers, sham lucky winners, and other money-making schemes — sometimes even with the user’s name on them.

Despite the prevalence of these text scams, the National Telecommunications Commission (NTC) said they only received about 800 complaints this year.

READ: NTC: Just 800 text scam complaints received in 2022

In a bid to address the apparent underreporting of text scams, the National Telecommunications Commission (NTC) has urged the public to report them by doing the following steps:

Identify: A text scam message usually comes from an unknown mobile number th…

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