Read this story about a mother caught lying to DWP.
Impersonation scammers are very convincing and could cost you a lot of money. Read this harrowing story about how Moya Crockett was defrauded of her life savings.
Read this article about how some employers are abusing the furlough scheme.
Read this article explaining what is regarded as PIP fraud and how it is investigated.
Head of Yateley Industries for the Disabled ordered to pay back £286,000 defrauded from pension scheme in this article.
Read this story about how fraudsters bullied a pensioner out of £4K. As ever, be careful out there!
Up To 30,000 firms could be involved in furlough fraud. HMRC is investigating after receiving 8,000 tip-offs. See the full story here.
Investigators have uncovered fraudulent activity involving public funds in Plymouth and are warning it will increase as a result of financial hardship brought as a result of Coronavirus. See the full story here.
Furlough fraud is on the increase. Read this article for the details.
Read this article explaining how the huge increase in benefit applications may lead to increased undetected fraud.