Pension Scam Warning

This alert from ‘Gwent Now’

Gwent Now

 

#ScamAlert – The Financial Conduct Authority (FCA) and The Pensions Regulator (TPR) have released a campaign today to warn people of pension scams that have been recorded and how to help protect yourself.The latest figures reveal that victims of pension scams lose an average of £91,000.

Here is a link to the press release from the campaign >

https://www.fca.org.uk/news/press-releases/regulators-warn-public-pension-scammer-tactics-victims-report-losing-average-91000-2017

Further advice form the FCA explaining how some of the scams work and what to look out for >

https://www.fca.org.uk/scamsmart/how-avoid-pension-scams

If you suspect a pension scam you can report this via the following contacts who can also provide further advice:

• Financial Conduct Authority – 0800 111 6768
• Action Fraud – 0300 123 2040
• The Information Commissioner’s Office – 0303 123 1113
• Pensions Advisory Service – 0800 011 3797

Thank you so much for reading and may you all stay #CyberSafe

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