Helping Keep The Bury & Bolton Community Local
Fri December 4, 2020
- Shukri Yahye-Abdi: Schoolgirl's river death 'was an accident' - There is "no evidence whatsoever" that Shukri Yahye-Abdi was pushed in a river, a coroner says.
- Covid: Greater Manchester stops care home tests over accuracy fears - The rapid tests picked up five infections out of every 10 found by conventional lab tests.
- Emily Jones: Bolton child's killer cleared of murder - Eltiona Skana admitted the manslaughter of Emily Jones on the grounds of diminished responsibility.
- Suspected Hollywood 'Con Queen' held in Manchester - He is accused of swindling money out of aspiring stars by impersonating Hollywood executives.
Scams On The Rise
Posted by Administrator : Saturday 9th March 2013
KEEPING YOU ON YOUR TOES! It is important to keep up to date and on your toes when it comes to local fraud and scams. There are so many currently out there it is important you are aware of the more common and frequent ones.
The top ten are the rare metals scam, pensions liberation fraud, mobility aids, dodgy job offers (if it sounds too good to be true it probably is), lotteries, truancy fraud, wine scams, love (dating websites), land barking and carbon credit trading. It is important that you can spot a scam or fraud before it takes place, remember it can happen to anyone of us. Note: If it sounds too good to be true, it most likely is.