How simply knowing who you are dealing with can save you from scams!

Scams Awareness Month is taking place throughout this June to help highlight how to stay safe and avoid being tricked by fraudsters. Whilst most people think that they won’t be fall victim to a scam a shocking large number of us fall victim every year, with the most common scams almost always involve dealing with someone new.

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Mistletoe and Crime! Our Top Tips to Avoid Online Shopping Scams this Christmas

Christmas may be the season of goodwill, however, it is also an opportunity for online fraudsters to cash in. With people panicking and making last minute online purchases and everyone deal hunting, this means people often drop their guard and fall prey to fraudsters as they tempt with ‘too good to be true’ offers. In order to navigate the festive fraud frenzy, we've put together our top tips to stay safe from scams this Christmas.

Christmas Blog

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News: Huge increase in ‘money mule’ cases among young people

The number of young people especially students from poorer backgrounds, have been caught acting as ‘money mules’, according to a recent study from the UK’s fraud prevention service, Cifas. In this blog post we examine the statistics behind the Cifas research and suggest tips & tools on how not to get deceived into taking part in money laundering. 

Money Mule Blog

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As the sharing economy grows, fraudsters look to capitalise on the new market

The sharing economy is booming and with the likes of Air BnB and easyCar leading the way, it’s a market that has already become huge. However, as this exciting economy increases, so does the amount of fraudsters who want to capitalise on this new market. We discuss how fraudsters are targeting this market and share our top tips on how to avoid these types of scams.

Holiday scams

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