They come in forms of convincing emails, phone calls or even texts but that is how scams are done. It is important to know the different risks that you are exposed to so that you do not become victim to scammers.


‘Phishing’ is where fraudsters send you emails or texts, often appearing to be from your bank, asking you to reply with your security information or click on a link, where they can then access your details. Watch our phishing scams video for more information.


Other emails and texts trick you into downloading malicious software (malware) that helps fraudsters get hold of your details and your money.