Being the victim of an online hack or scam can happen to anyone. Many of these attacks can be avoided by using caution and security measures. Here are a few tips to help you protect your data and stay safe online.
To add an extra security measure to your account, you have the option to enable two-factor-authentication. This is an additional security setting that you can set up when you are logged in. Set up 2FA in less than five minutes, we explain how in our FAQ. Here are some more ways you can protect your account:
If you think you have been a victim of phishing, a scam or an attempted scam, please inform the police or relevant authorities and let us know at: firstname.lastname@example.org.
If you suspect that your account has been compromised and a third-party has unauthorised access to your account, you may request us to temporarily block your account. See our Client Agreement for more information.
Thank you for reporting. If you have fallen victim to cybercrime, please contact the police or your local authorities, especially when there is damage or potential for future damage.
If you also report spam, phishing, scams, or any other types of online attacks to us, you’ll help us with improving our security measures, for you and other investors.
Investing involves risks. You can lose (a part of) your invested funds. We advise you to only invest in financial products which match your knowledge and experience. This is not investment advice.
Investing involves risks.
We want to empower people to become the best investors they can be. By offering a universe of possibilities and choices on our user-friendly platform, we are removing barriers to make investing accessible to everyone: beginners or experts. You get access to a wide variety of products on more than 50 global exchanges to have the freedom to invest the way you like. In our world, you also get great value for money. So, without compromising an inch on the quality, security and range of our investment services, we offer incredibly low fees. Prioritising your needs has helped us become the leading European online broker. Our 2.5+ million clients and 100+ international awards are proof of our success.
Terms and conditions for the €100 transaction fees offer
If you activate your DEGIRO investment account before the 1st of March 2024, DEGIRO will reimburse your transaction fees up to €100. The following conditions apply to this offer:
Acceptance of offer conditions
By participating in the offer, the client automatically accepts the offer conditions and terms. DEGIRO may terminate the campaign at any moment prior to expiry or change the campaign conditions. DEGIRO will communicate any changes via the website.
Participation in the offer is open to all clients who have activated an account at DEGIRO on or before the 29th of February 2024.