Identifying scams

Scams come in many different forms - email, phone call, letter, text message, or even with a knock at your door.

Scammers aim to steal money or personal data, either directly or by tricking the victim into installing viruses or other 'malware' on their computers.  

Warning signs include...

Report a scam

If you've been scammed, report it. Your report could help prevent other people from becoming victims.

Anybody can fall victim to a scam, and your reporting of it could help to reduce the scam's effectiveness or even stop the scammer altogether, helping to prevent other people from becoming victims. In some cases, you might even be able to get your money back...