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  1. Financial scams

    Financial scams are ways of getting hold of your bank details to steal money from your account or to convince you to invest in bogus deals involving shares or commercial investments, sometimes abroad.

  2. Common scams

    Scams are schemes to con you out of your money. Car matching and electricity meter scams and fake lotteries are just some of the most common tricks that scammers try.

  3. Scams

    Overview and content list for scams.

  4. Premium-rate prize draw scams

    Common premium-rate prize draw scams used through phone calls, text and email and how to protect yourself against them.

  5. Top tips to avoid online scams

    Tips to avoid getting tricked out of your money by scammers.

  6. Avoiding share scams - FCA video

    Video showing how to avoid share fraud - real life story.

  7. Top tips to avoid online scams

  8. Protecting your personal and financial information from scams

    Tips on how to protect your personal and financial information to reduce the risk of fraud.

  9. Common scams

    Overview and content list for common scams.

  10. Timeshare – Top Tips

    Tips on how to avoid timeshare scams and what to think about before signing a timeshare agreement.

  11. Energy scams

    Overview and content list for energy scams.

  12. Building scams

    Overview and content list for building scams.

  13. Holiday clubs - top tips

    Tips on how to avoid holiday club scams and what to think about before signing a holiday club agreement.

  14. Avoiding insurance and warranty scams - mobile phones and satellite TV

    Avoiding being ripped off by insurance and warranty scams for mobile phone or satellite television equipment.

  15. Spotting and reporting scams

    Overview and content list for spotting and reporting scams.

  16. Vulnerable people and scams

    Overview and content list for vulnerable people and scams.

  17. Computer and online scams

    Overview and content list for computer and online scams.

  18. How to report a scam

    Reporting scams to Action Fraud, Trading Standards or Phonepay Plus.

  19. Protection from scams

    Overview and content list for protection from scams.

  20. Holiday club and timeshare scams

    Overview and content list for holiday club and timeshare scams.