Scams and rogue traders

Scams and rogue traders

Scams are fraudulent or dishonest schemes. There are many different types of scams and new ones regularly appear trying to catch people out.

Scams and fraud

Types of scams awareness

Trading standards guidance for the types of scams to be aware of.

Advice for dealing with scams and fraud

Trading standards advice and guidance for dealing with scams and fraud.

Join the fight against scams

Friends Against Scams is a Trading Standards training campaign for fighting against scams.

Rogue traders

How to avoid rogue traders

Trading Standards advice for avoiding rogue traders.

Finding a reputable trader

Trading Standards advice for finding a reputable builder or trader.

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