Avoiding investment scams

Protecting your investment and your personal information from fraud is a top priority at M&G. It’s also important to understand how to protect yourself. Financial scams can take place in various shapes and forms, including phishing emails, vishing (phone call or voicemail scams) and smishing (text message scams). The following short videos highlight how you can stay vigilant and avoid falling for investment scams via these methods.

Phishing emails

This video highlights the signs to look out for in fraudulent emails.

 

Smishing

This video highlights the signs to look out for in fraudulent text messages.

 

Vishing

This video highlights the signs to look out for in a fraudulent call or voicemail left by a scammer.