beware of deception
Please be aware of any scams in the crypto space!
Be educated and take preventive measures.
- Download wallets only from authenticated channels such as Apps Store and Google Play.
- Be wary when
Strangers who actively reach out to you
People who sell you investment plans or tips
People who send you pictures showing high profits
People ask you to buy cryptos because your packages are seized
People ask you to buy cryptos because you are in some criminal procedures
- There is no crypto tax in Hong Kong.
You may use our "Anti Scam questionnaire" below to determine if you have high risk of being fallen into a scam.
You may use "CyberDefender" to check for scams related information, such as phone number or bank account. CyberDefender is developed by Hong Kong Police Force.
You may report to the "ADCC" under Hong Kong Police if you have fallen into a scam.
Anti-Deception Coordination Centre (site)
Anti-Deception Coordination Centre (telephone hotline: 18222)