• Hoang Thi Thu Huong Foreign Trade University, Viet Nam
  • Vu Hoang Nam Foreign Trade University, Viet Nam
  • Nguyen Thi Khanh Chi Foreign Trade University, Viet Nam



Data security, Intention to use e-wallets, Security risks, Security trust, Social influence.


E-wallets are used as a form of payment that brings many benefits to users. This article studies the impact of data security on consumer intentions to use e-wallets in the rapidly growing economy of Vietnam. The data consist of 236 observations from a survey of consumers in Vietnam. Covariance-based structural equation modeling (CB-SEM) was employed to test the proposed hypotheses. Research results show that security trust has the greatest impact on the intention to use e-wallets, followed by perceived privacy risk, social influence, and information sensitivity. The study also reveals the role of privacy policies and security concerns in consumer intentions to use e-wallets. Based on the research results, the study provides recommendations for consumers, e-wallet providers, and governmental agencies to increase awareness of and responsibility for information security among the consumers who use e-wallets.


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Hoang, T. T. H., Vu, H. N., & Nguyen, T. K. C. (2023). THE IMPACT OF DATA SECURITY ON THE INTENTION OF VIETNAMESE CONSUMERS TO USE E-WALLETS. Dalat University Journal of Science, 13(4S), 3-29.