Fraud alert! Beware of ‘Hi Mum’ message on WhatsApp
A new scam called the Hi Mum or family impersonation scam is buzzing around that has caused many users in Australia to lose $7 million or more than ₹57 crore in 2022
WhatsApp is a popular social media app with more than 2 billion users worldwide. The platform allows users to connect with their family and friends, send or receive payments and more. While WhatsApp has been working to bring down the number of scams, fraudsters keep finding ways to dupe innocent people.