The scheme also ensures that extra support is provided to those customers affected to help prevent them falling victim
to similar scams in the future, such as referrals to social services, expert advice and additional checks on future transactions.
As well as falling victim
to distraction burglars, the woman, who lives in Penarth, has also been targeted by rogue traders.
MOVING house increases the risk of falling victim
to identity fraud by 60 per cent, a report claims.
CUSTOMERS can stop themselves falling victim
to fraud by following some simple step-by-step rules, says the British Bankers' Association.
Sarah Blaney, card fraud expert at CPP, said: "We urge all cardholders in Birmingham o be vigilant and take steps to protect themselves to avoid falling victim
to card criminals.
THE number of people falling victim
to identity fraud has soared by 36% during the past year, research has showed.
Consumers lose around pounds 1 billion per year by falling victim
to cons such as fake prize draws, 'psychic' mailings and premium-rate prize scams.
A TRADITIONAL children's barrel-rolling race has been scrapped after falling victim
to the country's creeping compensation culture.
New research from Close Invoice Finance, part of the FTSE 250 merchant banking group Close Brothers Group, shows that more UK SMEs are falling victim
to late payment despite an otherwise strong business performance.
A NEW scheme has been launched by consumer watchdogs in Sandwell to help prevent residents falling victim
to cowboy tradesmen.
But last night residents of the town who flooded Daily Record phonelines with tales of tragedy were left still asking why they were falling victim
to the killer disease.
Instead the force hopes that vigilant residents will put a stop to their money making scam by not falling victim