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Phone companies to end bank text scams

Phone companies have pledged to end number spoofing, where scammers hijack bank text messages and scare people into calling them back.

FOS warns banks to treat scam victims more fairly

Scammers are increasingly abusing technology to their advantage. As scams become increasingly sophisticated and convincing, the FOS has warned banks not to assume customers were ‘grossly negligent’ if they lost money to fraud.

Amount lost to holiday booking scams rises by 25%

More than 4,500 holidaymakers lost a combined £6.7 million to booking scams - read our advice to learn how to spot a holiday scam

Stay clued up: eight biggest scams of 2018

Romance scams, fake World Cup tickets, bogus Brexit investments and even Prince Harry’s wedding are tipped to be some of the methods fraudsters will use this year. High street bank...

Six Nations Rugby fans lose up to £10,000 as ticketing firm vanishes

More than 80 victims have allegedly been defrauded out of thousands of pounds each after buying hospitality tickets for the Six Nations rugby tournament from an unauthorised seller, Which? can...

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