Tag: Scams
Anti-scam toolkit for students launches
A resource to help students and young people avoid scams has been created
NTS campaign targets scam stigma
NTS aims to take the stigma out of being scammed and to tackle underreporting
Carers praised for helping scam victim
The pair helped a 101-year-old woman who had been targeted by a clairvoyance scam
CTSI warning over scam SMS messages
CTSI is warning consumers to be wary of scammers posing as family members
AI and the rise of synthetic scams
The speed of innovation in artificial intelligence has played into the hands of fraudsters
Puppy scam targets Dogs Trust charity
Online scammers are fraudulently using Dogs Trust's Leeds address
New mobile phone scam warning
Hartlepool Trading Standards is warning of a scam targeting mobile phone users
Orkney TS praised for successes
Orkney Islands Trading Standards has won praise for some of its recent work
Interview: Lord Michael Bichard
The NTS Chair discusses why there is a greater need for consumer protection than ever
New Year wellness scams warning
Consumers are being warned of bogus dieting products and subscription traps
Rising risk of loan fee scams
The FCA is warning of the increasing risk of loan fee fraud this Christmas
TSS serves up A-Z list of scams
Trading Standards Scotland has released advice about scams in the run-up to Christmas
CTSI alerts Black Friday shoppers
Black Friday bargain hunters are being urged to beware of scams and counterfeit goods
Scams: Millions face financial disaster
Research shows that for many, being scammed out of as little as £100 would spell disaster
TSS warns of loft insulation scam
Trading Standards Scotland is warning about salespeople posing as surveyors
CTSI issues warning on energy scams
Trading Standards experts are concerned about scams relating to home energy rebates