Technology has been a boon to fraudsters intent on getting their hands on your hard-earned savings. We highlight the warning signs to watch out for.
Moneywise has learnt of a distressing text scam targeting parents. The intended victim receives a text from an unknown number, which is actually a scammer posing as their child. The scammer texts...
Shifting their focus from banks and other financial institutions, gangs of criminals are running massive, dedicated phishing campaigns against dating sites.
A global network of hacked computers aiming to steal bank details has been halted temporarily, giving Brits two weeks to protect themselves.
A sophisticated mail scam is targeting victims by sending a final reminder for claiming a competition prize worth up to £20,000.
eBay users have been told to change their passwords following a cyber attack on one of the online giant's databases.
Consumers falling victim to scams while on holiday are losing an average of £3,677, according to a survey by consumer rights group Which?
Fraudsters are using the government's Green Deal energy-efficiency scheme to con households out of cash - in many cases by as much as £500.
Moneywise has learnt of an Apple iTunes email scam doing the rounds. Fraudsters posing as Apple Customer Support inform potential victims that their iTunes account has been "frozen temporarily"...
Sensitive personal details could have been stolen from half a million websites by a "catastrophic" cyber attack using a virus called called Heartbleed.
This is the new £1 coin - designed to help beat counterfeiters and fraudsters - that has been unveiled ahead of today's budget.
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