What are the most common scams?
Ten most common types of scamsAdvance fee fraud. Lottery, sweepstakes and competition scams. Dating and romance scams. Computer hacking. Online shopping, classified and auction scams. Banking, credit card and online account scams. Small business scams. Job and employment scams. •11 Jun 2015
What are the latest scams to be aware of?
The Latest Scams You Need to Be Aware of in 2021Coronavirus, Vaccine and Government Program Scams.Phone-Related Scams.Cryptocurrency Scams.Romance Scams.Online Purchase Scams.Employment Scams.Travel Scams.Basic Steps to Avoid Getting Scammed. •29 Apr 2021
How do you know if you are being scammed?
Seven signs youre being scammedA company is contacting you out of the blue. Youve been rejected for credit, but youve got a good credit history. Youre being rushed. Your bank is asking you for your PIN number personal information. The letter or email you have received is full of dodgy spelling and bad grammar. •28 Feb 2021