If it sounds too good to be true, it probably is.
Scams are schemes to con you out of your money. They can arrive by post, phone call, text message or email or a scammer may turn up at your home.
“The world is a dangerous place to live; not because of the people who are evil, but because of the people who don’t do anything about it”
While you might think ‘evil’ is a bit strong to describe the activities of con men and scammers the effect their activities can have on their victims should not be underestimated and this month it is time to do something about it.
CHRISTMAS IS COMING AND WE ARE BUYING PRESENTS VIA THE INTERNET, TELEVISION, MAIL ORDER, PHONE OR FAX.
THESE METHODS ARE KNOWN AS DISTANCE SELLING BECAUSE YOU DO NOT HAVE FACE TO FACE CONTACT WITH THE PERSON YOU ARE BUYING FROM
What happens if you get the statement for your payment card and there is an item there which was bought by distance selling without your permission?