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Coronavirus Scams

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Friends Against Scams is a National Trading Standards Scams Team initiative, which aims to protect and prevent people from becoming victims of scams by empowering people to take a stand against scams.

  • Scams cost the UK economy £5-£10 Billion a year
  • 53% of people over 65 have been targeted by scams
  • Only 5% of scams are reported
  • Statistics indicate that the average scam victim has lost over £3000

Anybody can join Friends Against Scams and make a difference in their own way - click here to find out more.

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