Japan/Japanese Scammers – LINE App Investment Scams
• Rika Takebe, NPO Charms – Japanese Victim’s Assistance & Support Provider, SCARS Partner, Certified NLP coach, Business Coach & Consultant / MBA (Bond BBT) / Organizational Science Researcher
• SCARS Editorial Team
The Sad Story of Scams in Japan & Japanese Scammers – LINE Investment Scams
SCARS Introduction to LINE App Scams
LINE, the ubiquitous messaging app in Japan, is more than just a platform for cat videos and sushi-gram updates. While it connects lives, it also harbors a dark underbelly: a fertile ground for scams targeting unsuspecting users. Understanding these deceptive tactics is crucial, for not only does it protect individuals but also sheds light on a complex digital ecosystem often shrouded in cultural nuances.