Tue August 3, 2021
- Covid-19: Amber watchlist travel idea scrapped - A government source says they have dropped proposals for a new category in the traffic light system.
- Covid in Scotland: Nicola Sturgeon to set out plans for lifting restrictions - Nicola Sturgeon is to confirm whether Scotland will move beyond level zero on 9 August as planned.
- Kidney transplants cancelled amid Belfast Trust staff shortage - Healthy kidneys from deceased donors were turned down due to a lack of nurses to support surgeons.
- Bank fraud: ‘I had £9,000 stolen from my account’ - Scam victims are having difficulties getting bank support after losing cash, consumer group Which? says.
Scams On The Rise
Posted by Administrator : Saturday 9th March 2013
KEEPING YOU ON YOUR TOES! It is important to keep up to date and on your toes when it comes to local fraud and scams. There are so many currently out there it is important you are aware of the more common and frequent ones.
The top ten are the rare metals scam, pensions liberation fraud, mobility aids, dodgy job offers (if it sounds too good to be true it probably is), lotteries, truancy fraud, wine scams, love (dating websites), land barking and carbon credit trading. It is important that you can spot a scam or fraud before it takes place, remember it can happen to anyone of us. Note: If it sounds too good to be true, it most likely is.