Companies plaguing households with unsolicited nuisance phone calls and texts could be fined up to £500,000 from today.
Our research reveals startlingly low public awareness of the 7726 service which enables you to report a spam text to your mobile phone provider free of charge.
A personal injury claims company has been fined £80,000 for making nuisance calls. The ICO and the TPS registered 801 concerns about the company.
The Information Commissioner's Office (ICO) has launched an investigation into claims made by the Daily Mail that firms are sharing sensitive personal data.
Scammers may seek to take advantage of pension reforms, bombarding people with a fresh wave of spam texts and calls, in a similar way to PPI.
A call centre in Hove, thought to be responsible for making millions of nuisance calls, has been raided by the Information Commissioner's Office (ICO)
A surge in fraudsters trying to open current accounts by using other people's personal details has been uncovered by credit checking company, Experian.
Websites reselling tickets must be honest on prices, charges and seat location from today. New rules aim to stop consumers paying hugely inflated prices
Motorists could be in line for payments of “tens of millions of pounds” for unfair parking fines of more than £100 a time, according to the RAC Foundation.
A Which? survey of 2,016 UK adults in January 2015 has revealed the top five targets for email scammers. Bank, Paypal and tax rebate scams topping the list.