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FASathon 2020!

  First Published: 01 October 2020 Friends Against Scams (FAS) is a National Trading Standards Scams Team initiat...

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Phishing Scams

What is phishing and how does it work?   First Published: 15 September 2020 You wouldn’t let a thief enter...

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World Alzheimer’s Day: action on scams

World Alzheimer’s Day: action on scams First Published: 21 September 2020 Anyone can be the victim of a scam, ho...

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Friend in Focus - Mitch Williams

by SCAMbassador Mitch Williams, Guinness Care First Published: 01 June 2020 We discovered the Friends Against Scams ...

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The Road To Damascus

First Published: 01 February 2020   This guest article is from Fraudster’s Diary which is a blog&...

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