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Watch out for these fake British Gas refund emails...

We’ve had an increase in reports about fake British Gas emails claiming to offer refunds. The links provided in the emails lead to genuine-looking British Gas phishing websites that are designed to steal the usernames and passwords for British Gas accounts. Always question unsolicited requests for your personal or financial information in case it’s a scam. Never automatically click on a link in an unexpected email or text....

Fraudulent Cryptocurrency Investments and Fake End...

Fraudulent websites alleging to offer cryptocurrency investments are dishonestly using the image of Martin Lewis, the founder and editor for moneysavingexpert.com, as an endorsement for their companies. The adverts using Martin Lewis to promote illicit schemes can be found on social media and other websites. Clicking on the advert takes you to the full article where Martin Lewis image is presented along with fake quotes...

Magazine Advertise Debt Alert Scam

Victims receive a telephone call from someone purporting to be a bailiff enforcing a court judgement, attempting to recover funds for a non-existent debt. The fraudsters state the debt originates from the victim not paying a magazine advertisement subscription. A variety of magazine names and publishers are being used by the fraudsters, who also commonly use the names of certified Bailiff Enforcement Agents such “Scott...

False claims of Telephone Preference Service:

Fraudsters are cold-calling victims, falsely stating that they are calling from one of the well-known UK telecommunication service providers. They call victims claiming to provide a ‘Telephone Preference Service’ – an enhanced call-barring service, which includes barring international call centres.   The fraudsters ask victims to confirm/provide their bank account details, informing them that there is a one-off...

East Sussex Against Scams Partnership March Bullet...

Please click on the link below to read the March Bulletin ESASP-Bulletin-March-2018-East-Sussex-Against-Scams

EAST SUSSEX COUNTY COUNCIL: ADULT SOCIAL CARE(ASC)...

Following the recent budget meeting  ASC is having to make some  £10 millon reductions and the have launched a survey for your comments. The survey link is https://consultation.eastsussex.gov.uk/adult-social-care/savings/ It is now open and closes on 25 April 2018