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Get Safe Online and Cifas launch new Check-a-Website capability

First published: 08 July 2022 Get Safe Online and Cifas launch new Check-a-Website capability Get Safe Online has part...

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One Million Friends!

First published: 16 June 2022 one million Friends! With great excitement, the team is pleased to announce that Frien...

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Ukraine Crisis Scams

First published: 27 June 2022 Ukraine Crisis Scams The FBI has recently warned about fraudulent schemes seeking donati...

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Mental Health Awareness Week 2022 - Loneliness

First published: 9th May 2022Information sourced from Mental Health Foundation The Mental Health Foundation started Men...

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Romance Scams - Elspet's Story

Romance Scams - Elspet's Story Romance scams are becoming increasingly common as people continue to move online to find...

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Weekly Scam Article with the Daily Express

This article is updated every week. In March 2022, Louise Baxter (Head of the National Trading Standards Scams Team) te...

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