To protect your interests, scheme members should:
- not disclose any personal information to any unknown third parties;
- not sign on any blank or incomplete forms;
- if the identity of the intermediary is in doubt, check the MPFA’s register and contact the principal intermediary concerned to confirm the identity of the alleged intermediary; and
- report any suspicious fraudulent activity to the Police.
Scheme members are reminded to stay vigilant and not to make any false MPF claims. Any person who makes a false or misleading statement in this regard to MPF trustee commits an offence and is liable to a maximum fine of $100,000 and one year’s imprisonment on a first conviction.
If in doubt, please call the MPFA hotline on 2918 0102 or Police for enquiries or visit Police's Anti-Deception Coordination Centre's website (www.adcc.gov.hk).