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  • 05 Feb 2018 10:32 AM | Jo Buckley (Administrator)

    Scammers have been using paid ad slots on Facebook to dupe victims into bogus investment schemes 'fronted' by well-known figures.


  • 05 Feb 2018 10:30 AM | Jo Buckley (Administrator)

    Criminals are paying for ad slots on Facebook in a bid to con victims into investing in bogus schemes supposedly endorsed by well-known figures.


  • 05 Feb 2018 10:29 AM | Jo Buckley (Administrator)

    Fraudulent tradespeople can advertise their services on two trusted trade websites without any experience, a BBC Inside Out investigation has found.


  • 05 Feb 2018 10:29 AM | Jo Buckley (Administrator)

    The Financial Conduct Authority has warned about the increasing use of social media to promote investment scams, saying it is leading to a changing profile of those who fall victims to fraud.


  • 28 Jan 2018 9:24 PM | Jo Buckley (Administrator)

    Be wary of calls or emails you’re not expecting. Even if someone quotes your BT account number, you shouldn’t trust them with your personal information.


  • 28 Jan 2018 9:22 PM | Jo Buckley (Administrator)

    Discover how taking five minutes to talk to family and friends could help protect them from common scams.


  • 28 Jan 2018 9:21 PM | Jo Buckley (Administrator)

    Take Five to Stop Fraud Week, which is backed by the Home Office and financial institutions, and aims to combat one of Britain’s fastest-growing crimes.


  • 28 Jan 2018 9:20 PM | Jo Buckley (Administrator)

    How fraudsters are using famous faces to con people out of cash with more than 1,600 victims lost £342 on average after being duped on Facebook last year


  • 21 Jan 2018 9:29 PM | Jo Buckley (Administrator)

    These have included cold calls where the caller poses as police officer or a member of the bank’s fraud team


  • 21 Jan 2018 9:28 PM | Jo Buckley (Administrator)

    Fraudsters are sending out fake Sainsbury’s gift vouchers via email. The email claims that the intended victim was overcharged on a recent visit to the supermarket and offers the gift card as compensation.



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