Pension Pushers Sent 2 million spam emails

Tuesday 2nd April 2019

Pension Pushers Sent 2 million spam emails

Grove Pensions Solutions, based in Kent, hired a third party marketing firm to distribute over 2 million emails over a twelve month period, promoting its services. An investigation led by the Information Commissioners Office found that Grove Pension Solutions Ltd […]

Pensioner Sold $250,000 timeshare!

Monday 1st April 2019

Pensioner Sold $250,000 timeshare!

The daughter of a pensioner was so horrified to learn that Diamond Resorts sold her father $250,000 worth of points, she contacted the FBI.
In December last year, a daughter from the U.S. sent a complaint to the FBI, describing how […]

Grenfell Tower Scammer Jailed For Five Years

Friday 29th March 2019

Grenfell Tower Scammer Jailed For Five Years

Moses Ettiene, 49, claimed he had been living in the Grenfell Tower when the fire started on 14 June 2017. Kensington and Chelsea council fell for his story and paid his huge bill of more than £47,000. He spent 325 […]

Disney Vacation Club Exclusively Open To Members

Thursday 28th March 2019

Disney Vacation Club Exclusively Open To Members

Disney Vacation Club has announced that sales for the newest resort are now open exclusively for Disney Vacation Club members until April 15 2019. After this date, sales will be open to the general public. Disney’s Riviera Resort is the […]

Romance Fraud leaves woman penniless

Tuesday 26th March 2019

Romance Fraud leaves woman penniless

Michelle Szombara has now been declared bankrupt after meeting a man on a dating website. Alan Clarkson stole more than £60,000 from Ms Szombara and her parents. Clarkson turned up at her house one day with a few items of […]

The 12 signs your email could be under attack

Monday 25th March 2019

The 12 signs your email could be under attack

Cybersecurity experts have revealed a list of the 12 most common subject lines in phishing emails targeting businesses.
No email security solution is 100% effective. Hackers put a lot of effort into developing attacks that circumvent email protection and end up […]

Residents Warned About Timeshare Scam

Friday 22nd March 2019

Residents Warned About Timeshare Scam

The State of Tennessee, U.S. has warned residents to be on alert if they own a timeshare. The Tennessee Department of Commerce and Insurance say’s there is a big problem with people being scammed in their State and timeshares ranked […]

Scammed out of $63,000 on a timeshare that was never built

Thursday 21st March 2019

Scammed out of $63,000 on a timeshare that was never built

A 68 year old retired couple from Arizona, U.S. paid more than $63,000 for a timeshare condominium in Mexico. The couple were planning on spending a couple of weeks there every year, however, the couple learned the resort was never […]

Vote Leave fined £40,000 for spam text messaging

Wednesday 20th March 2019

Vote Leave fined £40,000 for spam text messaging

The Information Commissioner’s Office has fined Vote Leave Limited £40,000 for sending out thousands of unsolicited text messages during the 2016 EU referendum. Following an investigation by the ICO, discovered that the Vote Leave campaign sent 196,154 text messages promoting […]