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Public given increased protection from nuisance calls

Public given increased protection from nuisance calls

Tough new measures are coming into force today to end the blight of nuisance calls. Consumers must be given the choice to 'opt-in' to receive these calls and rogue companies making unsolicited calls related to personal injury claims could now be fined up to £500,000.

One in 10 fall for a tourist scam: check these common scams before you travel

One in 10 fall for a tourist scam: check these common scams before you travel

Common tourist scams in Europe, South America, Asia and the rest of the world - Which? shares where they are and how to avoid them. Use our interactive map to check the common tourist scams in the area you're travelling to.

FOS warns banks to treat scam victims more fairly

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.

Scam alert as Which? finds one in three received fraudulent texts in past six months

Scam alert as Which? finds one in three received fraudulent texts in past six months

More than one in three people who text have been targeted by scams in the past six months, but fewer than two in five have reported it. The most common...

Morrisons and Sainsbury’s customers targeted by scammers on WhatsApp

Morrisons and Sainsbury’s customers targeted by scammers on WhatsApp

Morrisons and Sainsbury’s are the latest big-name retailers scammers are using to trick people into parting with their personal details via Whatsapp. Find out how you can avoid being a victim of a Whatsapp scam.

Update: Which? warns of Costa Coffee WhatsApp scam

Update: Which? warns of Costa Coffee WhatsApp scam

A new scam on Whatsapp pretending to be from Costa Coffee is luring people into parting with personal details. Which? explains how the scam works.

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.

Five scams that target young people and what it could mean for their future

Five scams that target young people and what it could mean for their future

Five scams young people and students need to watch out for and what falling victim could mean for your future.

Midlife crisis? Five of the nastiest scams to target us in our 40s and 50s

Midlife crisis? Five of the nastiest scams to target us in our 40s and 50s

If you’re aged between 40 to 60, scammers are more likely to target you. Which? shares five scams you should be aware of as part of Scams Awareness Month.

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