What scams you should look out for

“Scammers reach out in a number of ways, providing substandard services and trying to take your money. This could involve someone contacting you unexpectedly by telephone or email, coming to your door with a too good to be true opportunity or offering false information through online advertising.”

Discover more about five scams you should be on the lookout for at our Citizens Advice national page #ScamAware

1. Fake text messages and emails, known as ‘friend-in-need scams’

2. Home Improvement scams

3. Online shopping scams

4. Used car scams

5. Financial scams


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