Concerned about cold calls and fraudulent scams ?
Try to report all phishing – any scam email messages or telephone calls which you receive claiming to be from an official body asking for personal details, promising rewards, prizes or shares of fortunes for small fees.
Click Action Fraud for more information on reporting telephone cold calls or on-line fraudulent crime. You can report on-line or by telephone 0300 123 2040 to report these crimes.
Beware of caller ID “Spoofing”
The scam “cold caller ” has a new and significant weapon in their armoury which assists them to be persuasive in convincing doubting victims to part with their cash at the bank . They can create a fake Caller ID showing on your phone which appears to show that the caller is from your authentic bank phone number. Click here for more details.