Archive for month: July, 2015

3 Scams to watch out for – and how to avoid them

31 Jul
July 31, 2015

It has become common knowledge that many scams exist nowadays – however, are we aware of the ones we need to keep a look out for?  Read more →

Protecting the elderly from scams

30 Jul
July 30, 2015

The elderly are more prone to scams and you may find it troublesome to protect them. In many scams the elderly may be targeted more often than other age groups and fall victim more often, too. And once burned, they may be hit up again as easy marks. Read more →

Beware scams on pension reviews!

27 Jul
July 27, 2015

Individuals closing in on retirement will be intrigued by the idea of free pension reviews, however, millions of pounds are being lost due to scams as a result of fake ones. Read more →

How to protect yourself against PayPal scams

21 Jul
July 21, 2015

Paypal is one of the most popular online payments systems around the world. Its popularity has also left its users prone to certain scams. Here’s how to avoid them: Read more →

iPhone users prone to new scam

17 Jul
July 17, 2015

The con flashes a ‘crash report’ on screen while in the Safari internet browser before urging the user to call a number and pay up £50 for a quick fix. Read more →

1 Easy tip for creating a secure password

02 Jul
July 2, 2015

Hackers have been stealing passwords from several popular sites such as Facebook and Twitter over the past few years. And its easy to see why – considering the sheer amount of accounts present on the networks. Read more →

Clear signs to hang up the phone!

01 Jul
July 1, 2015

Phone scams are becoming relatively more common nowadays – in fact, the telephone has become the most popular means of communication for shysters. Read more →