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This section provides you with the latest initiative news and articles from the Friends Against Scams team. Please use these to increase your knowledge of scams and their effects. All Scam Marshal resources and newsletters can be found here. If there is any other information you would like to see on this page then please contact us.

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Action Fraud: Romance fraud campaign 2022

First published: 10th January 2022 Swipe left to romance fraud: Family members of online daters urged to help protect...

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Tackling Economic Crime Awards 2021 - Winners of the Outstanding Prevention Initiative

First published: 6th December 2021 Tackling Economic Crime Awards 2021 - Winners of the Outstanding Prevention Initiati...

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FCA Loan Fee Fraud

First published: 13th December 2021 The Financial Conduct Authority have shared the below information during their Loan...

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Scamnesty

First published: 29 November 2021. Due to the success of last year's campaign, the Friends Against Scams Team are once again running a Scamnesty campaign!

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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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