Think you'd spot a financial scam if you saw one? Lots of people claim they could. Yet in the UK in 2017, £236m was lost to scams. That's an average loss to each person scammed of £2,784. Could you afford to lose that kind of money – or more?
Scams have become incredibly sophisticated. And though it may surprise you, it's often the person being scammed who's responsible for the loss of their money. This page explains why, and tells you what you can do to keep yourself safe from fraudsters.