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  • 03 Apr 2018 1:39 PM | Jo Buckley (Administrator)

    The report by NatWest has warned that scammers will also try to cash in on those tying the knot this year on the back of the Royal wedding

    https://www.mirror.co.uk/money/natwest-predicts-8-biggest-scams-12216086

  • 25 Mar 2018 8:14 PM | Jo Buckley (Administrator)

    The top eight financial scams consumers should stay vigilant against this year include fraudsters secretly installing malware on people’s smartphones and fake websites selling discounted FIFA World Cup tickets, according to NatWest’s digital safety report released today.

    http://www.cityam.com/282540/beware-these-eight-rising-financial-fraud-schemes-natwest

  • 25 Mar 2018 8:13 PM | Jo Buckley (Administrator)

    Phishing is a huge problem for businesses, IT decision makers and C-level is disconnected on the issue, and the ones to suffer most are the employees.

    https://www.itproportal.com/news/email-fraud-becoming-a-top-priority-for-businesses/

  • 18 Mar 2018 7:53 PM | Jo Buckley (Administrator)

    An operation has been launched by West Mercia Police aimed at protecting older and vulnerable people following an increase in telephone frauds in the force area.


    https://worcesterobserver.co.uk/news/police-launch-operation-prospero-to-clamp-down-on-fraud-after-phone-scams-across-worcestershire-5410/


  • 18 Mar 2018 7:52 PM | Jo Buckley (Administrator)

    If you get this WhatsApp message about Heineken giving away 5L barrels of beer do NOT click


    https://www.thesun.co.uk/money/5817613/whatsapp-scam-heineken-beer-giveaway-dont-click/




  • 18 Mar 2018 7:51 PM | Jo Buckley (Administrator)

    Strictly judge on how to fight fraud after daughter-in-law loses £16,000 to scammers


    https://www.mirror.co.uk/money/learn-len-goodman-shake-scammers-12180562


  • 18 Mar 2018 7:48 PM | Jo Buckley (Administrator)

    Statistics released in a report by the #DateSafe working group show an average of 10 reports about dating scams every single day

    https://www.cybersafewarwickshire.com/brits-lose--41million-to-dating-scams-in-2017

  • 11 Mar 2018 10:14 PM | Jo Buckley (Administrator)

    Hoards of scam letters are being seized before reaching the letterboxes of vulnerable potential victims, according to Royal Mail.

    http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/business-43289354#

  • 04 Mar 2018 9:26 PM | Jo Buckley (Administrator)

    The 40-year-old, from Stourbridge, West Midlands, had earlier admitted five charges related to fraudulent trading.


    http://www.bbc.com/news/uk-england-stoke-staffordshire-43197123

  • 04 Mar 2018 9:25 PM | Jo Buckley (Administrator)

    Phantom debt schemes vary wildly, but generally involve the attempted collection of debt that either doesn’t exist, has already been discharged or has been artificially (and illegally) inflated.

    http://www.acfe.com/fraud-examiner.aspx?id=4295000965

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