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Criminals targeting residents in council tax scam 'barrage

Fraudsters quote fees of £150 have been quoted in scams falsely claim to be from local councils  

Government to ban all cold calling on pensions in scam crackdown

Other measures include tougher action to halt the transfer of money from occupational pension schemes into fraudulent ones

Holiday booking scams rise by a fifth – with each victim losing £1,200

The most common scams involve airline tickets, online accommodation bookings and timeshare sales

Families worried about tax credit cuts targeted by 'parasitic' scams

Exclusive: Online redirection services target people searching on Google for phone numbers for key public services

Festive pyramid scam spreads like wildfire on social media

The Christmas-themed scam promises a huge amount of presents in exchange for a single small investment