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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FASathon 2020!

  Friends Against Scams (FAS) is a National Trading Standards Scams Team initiative, which aims to protect and pre...

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Phishing Scams

What is phishing and how does it work?   You wouldn’t let a thief enter your home, but what if the thief wa...

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World Alzheimer’s Day: action on scams

World Alzheimer’s Day: action on scams Anyone can be the victim of a scam, however some people are more vulnerabl...

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Friend in Focus - Mitch Williams

by SCAMbassador Mitch Williams, Guinness Care We discovered the Friends Against Scams campaign whilst looking for adv...

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The Road To Damascus

This guest article is from Fraudster’s Diary which is a blog ghost written by both Peter Barron, an...

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