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Which Scam Alert

Beware of fake Microsoft ‘spyware’ pop-ups on your computer Scammers are impersonating Microsoft in pop-ups warning your computer is infected with spyware. These pop-ups appear…

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Which? Scam alert – HMRC

Beware of HMRC scammers. Can’t view the email properly? View it in your browser   Beware of HMRC scammers As the tax credits deadline approaches,…

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Scam Awareness week

https://www.citizensadvice.org.uk/about-us/our-work/our-campaigns/awareness-raising-campaigns/scams-awareness-campaign/advice-on-scams/   The link above will take you to the Citizens Advice website – please take the time to visit the site and read the…

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Which? Scams report

Fraudsters stole £2,300 a minute from victims in 2022 UK Finance reports that victims lost a total of £1.2bn to scammers last year. The latest…

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Which? Scam Alert

Watch out for fake B&Q product giveaways Fraudsters are impersonating B&Q in dodgy emails which promise free products in exchange for filling out a survey….

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Barclays Bank – scam awareness

Dear Ward Member, We were asked to hold a Scams Awareness event at Barclays Bank today.  Very successful was able to advise people of scams…

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Which? Scams

Watch out for coronation scams Cybersecurity company Kaspersky and Hertfordshire Police have issued warnings about dodgy websites, phishing emails and cold callers to people buying…

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Which? Scams April 2023

Dodgy sellers – Amazon ‘brushing’ scam If you’ve received a ‘Suzhichou’ branded scarf in the post, you’ve likely been targeted by a ‘brushing’ scam. Brushing…

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Which? Scam alert

forewarned is forearmed  – please read these if you want to be aware of the latest scams. PayPal ‘money request’ email scam Scammers are exploiting…

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Which Scam Alert – JD Sports database stollen, Credit Lock, Apple ID scam

JD Sports cyber attack – are you a victim? JD Sports has fallen victim to a cyber attack, potentially putting 10 million customers’ personal information…

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