Royal Mail and Natwest have issued warnings to customers about a scam designed to trick customers to release sensitive information in this story. Be careful out there!
The Illegal Money Lending Team have released their Winter Newsletter with some very interesting articles, including an app for Android and iOS to make reporting loan shark activity a piece of cake and to provide support and advice for those in problems. It’s a really good read!
Criminals are exploiting the HMRC name by phoning, claiming to be from HMRC and threatening legal action over unpaid tax. Full story here. Be careful out there!
Read this story about how fake emails purportedly from DPD could catch you out. Be careful out there!
Read this story about scammers who are cashing in on those made vulnerable by redundancy.
Read this article about a Covid Test and Trace scam. Just sickening! Make sure you don’t get caught out.
Read this article describing how scammers are using text messages to scam Halifax customers.
Read this article about another Royal Mail scam. Be careful out there!
Read this article explaining what a ‘clone’ scam is and how to spot them. Be careful out there!
Read this story explaining how a woman faced a demand for £1,300 from DWP as a result of a scam she knew nothing about.