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The rise of phone scams – the menace lurking on your landline

The rise of phone scams – the menace lurking on your landline

Scams are now the biggest problem for landline users, with criminals using cheap technology to exploit millions of people. Find out what tactics they use.

Who’s really calling you? An investigation into the worrying rise of ‘number spoofing’

Who’s really calling you? An investigation into the worrying rise of ‘number spoofing’

Scammers have found a way to make it look like your bank is calling you, when a fraudster is at the end of the line. Find out how to protect yourself

Thomas Cook refund calls and messages – is it a scam or the real deal?

Thomas Cook refund calls and messages – is it a scam or the real deal?

Scammers and banks are both reaching out to baffled Thomas Cook customers, making it almost impossible to judge whether the unexpected correspondence is genuine or not, Which? can reveal. Following...

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WhatsApp Gold scam and Martinelli hoax – what to look out for

WhatsApp Gold scam and Martinelli hoax – what to look out for

You might've received a warning about the WhatsApp Gold scam and Martinelli hoax. What are they, and what should you do if you get the scam WhatsApp message?

Socially isolated at higher risk of scams

Socially isolated at higher risk of scams

People who are socially isolated are often unable to connect to support to help prevent scams. We share five types of scams used to target the vulnerable.

Scams: here’s how to protect yourself and loved ones

Scams: here’s how to protect yourself and loved ones

Discover the top scam warning signs, methods that scammers use to try to steal your money, what to do if you're caught out, and how to look out for a loved one.

10 of the latest and most common scam threats in the UK

10 of the latest and most common scam threats in the UK

The top scams you need to know about and advice on how to get help and how to report them.

Stay clued up: eight biggest scams of 2018

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...

Research finds that British consumers receive 4,200 nuisance calls every minute

Research finds that British consumers receive 4,200 nuisance calls every minute

New research has found that British consumers were subject to 2.2 billion nuisance calls and texts in 2017. This breaks down to 4,200 calls and texts every minute. The study,...

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Exclusive: Which? meets the people behind the tech support scam calls

Exclusive: Which? meets the people behind the tech support scam calls

‘Do you see a Windows key on the bottom-left of your keyboard,’ a deep male voice asked me on the phone. I said yes. Over the next two minutes, the...

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