All posts by Kim Fai Kok

Truecaller Insights: Top 20 Countries Affected by Spam Calls & SMS in 2019

Two years ago, we released our first Truecaller Insights Report to understand the impact of spam calls around the world. With our third edition of the report, we can see a significant shift in which countries that get the most spam calls, and it is clear that this problem is not slowing down, at all.

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Truecaller Insights: Phone scams cause Americans to lose $10.5 billion in last 12 months alone

For the first time, since we released our first edition of our Truecaller US spam & scam report, Americans have lost more than 10 billion dollars due to phone scams. In our fifth annual report we break down the impact of phone scams and spam in the US, and the numbers are shocking. Continue reading Truecaller Insights: Phone scams cause Americans to lose $10.5 billion in last 12 months alone

Truecaller Insights: Understanding Impact of Harassment, Spam Calls & SMS for Women in India 2019

With International Women’s Day on March 8th, words of women’s empowerment and statistics on social change flood our feeds. However, the one stat left out is women’s harassment through mobile phones. Continue reading Truecaller Insights: Understanding Impact of Harassment, Spam Calls & SMS for Women in India 2019

Truecaller Insights 2018 Latin America Spam Report Reveals: Brazil, Chile and Mexico Receive the most Spam Calls in the Region

There must hardly be someone who has not received a spam call this year. In the morning, during lunch time, in the evening or on the weekend. We have all received a call from an unknown number, offering some kind of service that we have not requested and – worse yet – that we do not even need. Moreover, curiosity and fear of missing something important, also often leads us to answer annoying calls. Continue reading Truecaller Insights 2018 Latin America Spam Report Reveals: Brazil, Chile and Mexico Receive the most Spam Calls in the Region