2020 will see more people than ever shopping online on Black Friday due to Covid-19 restrictions. As convenient and necessary as this may be, how do you spot a real bargain from a payment fraud scam?
Criminals have cleverly adjusted their tactics to reach unsuspecting consumers. They are sophisticated at using social media and auction sites to attract a larger pool of potential victims. Crucially, they know how to imitate high profile brands so that they appear legitimate and secure.
We’re here to provide you with straight-forward and practical advice to help keep you safe online. Remember to #ShopSavvy this Black Friday and always #TakeFive – Stop, Challenge, Protect.
Fraud and scams are preventable, and you can find out more about how to avoid Purchase Scams here.