How to spot a copycat website
Copycat websites charge a fee to process or renew official documents, which you can do free yourself. Read our guide to make sure you aren’t caught out.
Fraud is now at record levels, with more than five million scams costing Brits a mind-boggling £9bn each year. We’re urging the government to take the lead and ensure companies safeguard us all from scams.
malcolm r says:
Stealing genuine people’s identities would be one way, and these are professional scammers who will know security systems and how to produce convincing documentation. A bit from the FT...
Vic Williams says:
If I went to a bank to open a new account I would have to jump through many “money laundering” hoops to establish my identity supported by various forms of documentation. My son has done this...
Brian Austin says:
Up to about 20 years ago, armed robbery was common; now it is rare because the banks took active steps to either prevent it or ensure the perpetrators were likely to be caught. They did that...
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