Fraud is the biggest threat to our personal finances.
Some £11billion of fraud was committed in the last year – £210 for every person over age 16.
Fraudsters, using the twin forces of slippery spiel and wizardry of the internet, currently hold the upper hand, stealing money indiscriminately from victims.
In a special report, The Mail on Sunday explains how you can protect your finances from fraudsters and cyber criminals.
Warning: Alison Havercroft’s father was defrauded after being cold-called
DAD LOST £20,000…WHAT THEY DID TO HIM WAS AWFUL
Alison Havercroft recently discovered her elderly father was defrauded out of more than £20,000 after being persuaded to buy bogus shares and land in Bulgaria.
Her father Gordon was…