An automated scam call is impersonating Amazon Prime, telling victims their subscription will be ‘renewed’ for £39.99. Here’s what you need to watch out for.
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Ever received unexpected calls telling you that cover for your washing machine, oven, dishwasher or other home appliance cover is due for renewal?
The DVLA has revealed a sharp rise in the number of scams it’s had reported to its contact centre. Have you spotted one? Let us know so we can get the word out.
We’ve been made aware of fake adverts for Clarks Shoes circulating on Facebook. Here’s what you need to keep an eye out for to avoid being scammed.
A website selling TVs and other tech in November’s Black Friday sales wasn’t as it seemed. Here’s what happened when it started demanding bank transfers.
We’ve seen fake emails claiming to be from courier company DHL. Don’t be taken in – you don’t have a parcel to collect or track if the email looks like this.
As part of an upcoming story regarding online dating fraud, we’re looking to speak with anyone who has an experience to share. Can you help?
Have you ever tried to turn the tables on a scammer? We’re looking to hear from scam victims who have fought back and taken action.
With the deadline for self-assessments tax returns this Friday, ‘smishing’ scammers are looking to take advantage. Have you been sent a dodgy SMS text message?
This scam email is designed to steal your Apple password by sending you to a fake website. Have you received it? Here’s what it looks like.
A convincing fake Santander email has been circulating during the New Year, asking customers to update their online banking security. Here’s what it looks like.
Age UK is conducting research on the impact of fraud on older people and speaking to those affected. Can you help? Our guest, Joel Lewis, explains more.
This phishing email, disguising itself as from ‘BT’, has a Brexit twist. It’s a scam designed to steal your personal data. Here’s exactly what it looks like.
Had a friend or relative get in touch out of the blue asking for money? Things might not be all they seem. Here’s why you should stay vigilant.