Holiday from hell for one family

Thursday 23rd May 2019

Holiday from hell for one family

A family who saved for five years to pay for a holiday to Menorca, are demanding Tui refund them in full after a series of disasters.
The family who forked out £1,600 on a family trip to Menorca, say they were […]

Ofcom Tell Service Providers To Help Their Customers

Wednesday 15th May 2019

Ofcom Tell Service Providers To Help Their Customers

Phone and Broadband firms will be forced to tell customers if they could be on cheaper deals under new Ofcom rules.
Under new rules set out by Ofcom, Broadband, TV, mobile and home phone companies will be required to tell customers […]

Single missed call can install spyware on your phone

Tuesday 14th May 2019

Single missed call can install spyware on your phone

A vulnerability discovered in WhatsApp messaging service is being exploited to inject spyware onto Android and iOS phones simply by calling the number.
The spyware, developed by Israel’s secretive NSO group, can be installed without a trace and without the receiver […]

Holiday From Hell

Tuesday 7th May 2019

Holiday From Hell

A couple from the South West, say they are stuck in a village in Corfu, which resembles a war zone.
Mick Clarke and wife Jayney claim they are stuck in the village of Agios Gordios, Corfu, which they’ve said has no […]

Fraudster Poses As Hollywood Actor To Con Victims

Monday 29th April 2019

Fraudster Poses As Hollywood Actor To Con Victims

A British woman has been conned out of hundreds of thousands of pounds by a fraudster who pretended to be actor Jason Statham.
The woman, who spoke to BBBC Radio Manchester, asked not to be named and explained how she had […]

Warning Over Springtime Scammers

Wednesday 24th April 2019

Warning Over Springtime Scammers

Fraudsters are targeting elderly, vulnerable and young people who may have less experience of the tax system. During April and May, fraudsters target taxpayers with refund scams, by pretending to be from HMRC, either by email or text. This coincides […]

Travel companies warned not to mistreat customers

Tuesday 23rd April 2019

Travel companies warned not to mistreat customers

The Competition and Markets Authority has warned travel companies to stop mistreating unfortunate customers who have to cancel their holidays due to unforeseen circumstances.
A lack of awareness over how much can be retained when a traveller cancels a booking is […]

Every Police Force Will Now Have A Dedicated Cyber Crime Unit

Thursday 11th April 2019

Every Police Force Will Now Have A Dedicated Cyber Crime Unit

Thanks to a multi-million pound investment from the government, every Police force in England and Wales will now have a dedicated Cyber Crime Unit.
The announcement was made by Chief Constable Peter Goodman of the National Police Chiefs Council lead for […]