Tax scams, email scams, phones scams – it seems like every other day someone comes up with a new way to try and part you from your hard-earned cash. From “phishing” trips to “ransomware” attacks, these nasty little traps are all over the news right now – but make no mistake, that’s a good thing. It means we’re talking about them, and getting the word around is the surest way to stop people from falling victim to them.  If you’re looking for advice on protecting yourself, spotting the signs or recovering your cash, you’ve come to the right place. In this guide we'll cover:

  • Different types of scams
  • Popular scams happening right now
  • Beating the scammers
  • Reporting a scam
  • Fixing the damage