Tag: Coronavirus
Bogus lockdown rebate scam
Another text-based scam themed around the coronavirus pandemic has emerged
Vaccine scam message emerges
A new text message scam claims the COVID-19 vaccine is available to recipients
Payment scam targets NHS staff
A new telephone scam targeting NHS workers has emerged in Scotland
Rail and coach refunds announced
A refund guarantee for cancelled Christmas travel has been announced
CMA launches refund investigation
The CMA is looking into whether consumer rights were breached by airlines
Voices from the Front Line
We hear from frontline officers about this year's strains on enforcement
Test & Trace scam expands to Scotland
A scam designed to gather personal information has spread to Scotland
Online shopping complaints surge
A rise in online shopping due to COVID has led to a spike in consumer complaints
New HMRC scam targets public
A new scam has emerged in which fraudsters pose as representatives of HMRC
CTSI supports CMA action on refunds
Virgin Holidays will refund customers whose holidays were cancelled due to COVID.
Fraudsters pose as COVID marshals
Doorstep scammers are posing as COVID marshals to gain access to people's homes
Firework safety campaign launches
An expected rise in home firework displays means people are being urged to stay safe
CTSI Hero Award winners revealed
CTSI has announced the winners of its Hero Awards 2020 in an online ceremony
COVID-19 scams evolving, says NTS
Criminals are adapting their methods to target the public during the COVID-19 crisis
UK ECC demand surges in 2020
Consumer requests have rocketed, even as the UK ECC faces an uncertain future
CMA publishes weddings guidance
The CMA has released a statement on wedding plans disrupted by COVID-19