Advice

How to spot and avoid potential scams

Cybercrime is becoming part and parcel of everyday life, so here we explain the possible problems you may face and how you can protect yourself from the fraudsters

First published: 13th July 2015
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Unfortunately, online crime - or cybercrime - is becoming part and parcel of everyday life, and criminals operating online are constantly looking for new ways to access personal information. Fraudsters will also use 'phishing' messages to access your personal details and account