Do you keep jewellery in the house?

Some top tips from Surrey Police about how to look after those valuable items of jewellery that are kept at your home. For particularly valuable jewellery, consider using a bank safety deposit box, but if you do want to keep it at home, consider obtaining a safe, and...

App to help consumers dodge scam callers

An app to help mobile users avoid nuisance calls and log complaints about dodgy firms has been launched. Log your mobile number on the free app and you’ll appear on the Telephone Preference Service (TPS) – a register of numbers that can’t be called by...

Council tax rebate fraudsters at work

Fraudsters may be posing as local council officials or professionals and cold-calling customers stating that they are eligible for a general tax or council tax rebate, with a sharp increase in the number of reports relating to fake council tax refunds in the last few...

Scam Watch!

HM Revenue & Customs Email “Your Tax Return Refund Overdue We noticed that your tax refund remains unpaid, if you are the rightful holder of the account and you must update your account! We also require you to create a Six Digit Phone Identification Code this will...

BRITISH GAS SCAM

British Gas customers warned to beware of phishing email asking for personal details to ‘unlock’ online account. It’s the latest in online scams trying to take advantage of people. The email asks the recipient to follow the links to update their data, warning...