The scourge of cold-calling scammers are forever doing the rounds – either interrupting our evenings or causing us anxiety so we don’t even want to pick up the phone. However, there is good news, most of the major landline phone providers now offer a free service to reduce the number of nuisance calls that you receive.
When a large sum of unsolicited money appeared in Oscar’s account, alarm bells started ringing. The money had come from a family member, but they did not make the transfer. After piecing together what happened, they believed scammers had gained access to the family member’s account, then selected an existing payee to transfer money out to. Their goal was for Oscar to follow instructions to send it on to the fraudster’s own account.
Privacy & Cookies Policy
Necessary cookies are absolutely essential for the website to function properly. This category only includes cookies that ensures basic functionalities and security features of the website. These cookies do not store any personal information.