Scams are crimes that con, swindle or cheat people out of their hard earned money. They can take place over the phone, by letter, via email or even following a knock on the door.
If you or someone you know has been the victim of a scam you should report it to Action Fraud.
The Citizens Advice consumer service provides free, confidential and impartial advice on consumer issues.
Contact the Citizens Advice consumer helpline
- Cyber Aware - NCSC.GOV.UK
- Personal fraud and how to prevent it | Metropolitan Police
- Take Five - To Stop Fraud | To Stop Fraud
- National Trading Standards Scams Team - National Trading Standards
- Action Fraud
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Telephone: 020 8545 3025