Scams

Online security

When was the last time you changed your password for Amazon, eBay or even your own bank? And when did you last back up your files or update antivirus software? Feeling sheepish? Then read our 17 tips to ward off the scammers.

  • Stop financial rip-offs

    Are you wasting your money on financial services you don’t need? Hannah
    Ricci finds out how you can save thousands by bringing this spending to
    a stop.

  • Psychic woman

    Consumer champion Tony Hetherington reports on how 'psychics' are offering to help stockmarket investors improve their fortunes - at a cost.

  • Woman standing in front of cloudy sky looking into a mirror

    Hannah Ricci takes a look at the most effective ways to maintain the security of your money online and the steps to take to protect your identity. Following these simple guidelines could prevent...

  • Tony Hetherington

    Tony Hetherington reports on a real estate venture headed by an expat with a history of working with less than scrupulous partners.

  • Woman reflected in mirror

    It's easy for your personal information to fall into the wrong hands which is why identity fraud is on the rise. Hannah Ricci investigates the real risk of fraud and reveals what steps you can...

  • Tony Hetherington

    The world of currency trading is a rapdily changing one, with potential for big profits - and losses. When one trading firm promised an offer that sounded too good to be true, Tony Hetherington...

  • Tony Hetherington

    Fancy a risk-free, easy access investment with returns of 12% a year? Tony Hetherington reports on an offer that really is too good to be true.

  • Tony Hetherington

    Consumer champion Tony Hetherington investigates an investment company whose sales pitch includes a quote from Shakespeare.