Shopee promotes safe online shopping experience with Shopee Cares PH – Back End News

With more Filipinos relying on e-commerce to get their essentials, this has also increased the need to protect them from the growing number of fraudulent activities happening in the digital space.

In a Consumer Pulse Survey conducted by TransUnion in February 20221, of the over 1,000 Filipino adults polled, 53% said they were targeted by fraudsters in the previous three months. From the same survey, 42% said they were scammed by phishing, 38% were victimized by money and gift card scams, while 30% were scammed by third-party sellers via online retail shops.

While businesses in different industries are continuously upgrading their platforms, fraudsters also search for ways on how…