Research shows that scams cost the UK up to £10bn a year. What can people do to protect themselves from falling victim to a scam? Louise Baxter, Scams Team Manager at National Trading Standards, talks about the ‘Friends Against Scams’ campaign and how RBS is supporting.
People across Scotland are worried about their families falling victim to fraudsters, yet 73% admit they have never discussed the simple steps they can take to protect themselves and those around them from financial fraud.
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.