Coronavirus Scam Awareness

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Cornonavirus has left a lot of people feeling vulnerable and looking for support. Unfortunately, some unscrupulous people are seeking to take advantage of this through various Scams. Below are the latest news items highlighting these scams – please have a look from time to time and be careful!

Report scams to Action Fraud: 0300 123 2040

Anti-Scam Tips

    If you feel pressured, ask the person to leave.
    Take time to talk to someone you trust before you make any decisions.
    You can check ID badges and contact associations to check membership registrations yourself. Call the telephone number of the
    organisation, obtain this number yourself, not from the person at the door.
    Support from trusted friends, family or neighbours is ideal. Be vigilant for strangers offering services at the door that may want to take advantage.

Coronavirus Scams - Watch Out!

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