SCB has further partnered with the “Whoscall” application, which identifies incoming unknown calls, detects scam numbers, filters spam text messages, and blocks them accordingly. The app was developed by Gogolook Co., Ltd., a leading trust-tech company with a worldwide network of anti-fraud efforts. For the first time, the partnership is offering 1 million gift codes worth 354 million baht in total that will allow SCB EASY app users to enjoy Whoscall Premium for 6 months for free. The Whoscall Premium gift codes are available for redemption via the SCB EASY app’s EASY BONUS menu between 4 September 2023 – 3 January 2024 (limited to 1 user/offer throughout the promotion period). SCB is confident that the partnership will effectively strengthen security against the risk posed by scams and boost SCB customers’ confidence in making transactions.
Dr. Chalee Asavathiratham Senior Executive Vice President, Chief Digital Banking Officer of SCB said, “SCB has focused on cyber security by investing in artificial intelligence (AI), data, and secure platform development. SCB has taken preventive measures and established guidelines against financial threats, along with strengthening system security as per the Bank of Thailand’s (BOT) requirements and continuous communications with customers to raise awareness of financial threats and cyber threats. To further prevent financial threats and potentially widespread losses that may adversely affect the credibility of financial institutions at large, SCB has partnered with the “Whoscall” app identifying unknown callers and blocking spams in launching an “Fraud Fighter: Beware before your money’s gone!” campaign.
The partnership offers 1 million gift codes to SCB EASY app users that will let them enjoy Whoscall Premium for 6 months for free. The Whoscall Premium gift codes are available for redemption via the SCB EASY app’s EASY BONUS menu between 4 September 2023 – 3 January 2024. We are confident that the partnership will effectively strengthen security against the recent surge of financial scams and boost SCB customers’ confidence in making transactions.”
Manwoo Joo Chief Operation Officer of Gogolook, Whoscall app provider, said, “The partnership offers an essential defensive tool for mobile banking app users to protect them from scam calls and help them avoid online scams and frauds. The partnership between the Whoscall app and SCB will enhance bank customers’ confidence and security.
The Whoscall service helps secure bank customers’ communications with key features to identify unknown callers and scan links in the SMS for risks, while the Whoscall Premium service offers 4 extra features that increase convenience, namely: 1. Automatic blocking of spam/scam calls, 2. Automatic updating of phone number database, 3. A Smart SMS Assistant, and 4. An ad-free experience”
Follow these Five simple steps to get a Whoscall Premium gift code via the SCB EASY app:
- Download the SCB EASY app from the App Store or Google Play Store.
- Register for the SCB EASY app and open an account.
- Go to the SCB EASY app and then the EASY BONUS tab to redeem a Whoscall Premium gift code.
- Download Whoscall app from App Store or Google Play Store and register as a user.
- Enter the Whoscall Premium gift code at https://redeem.whoscall.com using the same user account that has been registered on Whoscall app to use the Whoscall Premium package for 6 months for free. Note: A redeemed gift code will remain valid for 7 days after redemption. Expired codes or codes that have not been used within the given period shall be deemed foregone and cannot be reissued.
Non-SCB customers and non-SCB EASY app users can download the app at App Store or Google Play Store by searching for “SCB EASY,” selecting “SCB EASY App,” and tapping “Install.” For more information, please call the SCB Call Center at 02-777-7777