Industry experts on protecting customers from scams

Industry experts on protecting customers from scams

Sector experts on consumer scams wrote a series of guest blogs for Scam Awareness Month in July. Below is a round-up of the blogs.

Sector experts blogged on the types of scams to impact consumers.

 

 

Guest blog: Protecting yourself from doorstep scams

In our final guest blog for Scam Awareness Month, Louise Baxter, Scams Team Manager at National Trading Standards explains how you can protect yourself from doorstep crime.

Guest blog: Raising awareness of postal fraud

Marilyn Baldwin OBE, Founder of Think Jessica, recounts how she came to care about postal scams and explains how consumers can be scam aware.

Guest blog: Protecting yourself from online scams

In our second guest blog for Scams Awareness Month Tim Mitchell from Get Safe Online explains how banks and consumer groups work together to keep customers safe.

Guest blog: How to spot scams

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.

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