In the first of a series of guest blogs to mark Scams Awareness Month, Laura Jamieson, Policy and Improvement Manager at the Convention of Scottish Local Authorities, writes here on the type of phone scams that exist and what consumers can do about them.
Leon Livermore, CEO of the Chartered Trading Standards Institute (CTSI), acknowledges the challenge posed by mass marketing scams and explains why strong relationships across the sector are important when preventing them.
The event explored today’s ‘always on’ world and the pressure Scots face as they struggle to balance life inside and outside of work.
Primary school children in Currie, Edinburgh put on their detective hats last week to learn more about fraud and scams thanks to the Royal Bank of Scotland MoneySense programme. Les Matheson, CEO of Personal Banking, tells us why it’s so important to financially educate young people.
New card features are being rolled out from today with all cards having a notch and raised dots.