Scams targeting businesses

Details of scams targeting businesses and how to make yourself aware of these scams.

Scammers don’t just target consumers, they also con businesses.

You might think you won’t be fooled but scammers are using increasingly sophisticated techniques to take your money.

Common types of scams include:

How to protect your business

You can protect your business by making sure you and your staff are aware of the ways scammers may target you.

You can report scams through our partners the Citizens Advice Consumer Service using their online report form or by calling 03454 040506.

You can also report scams to Action Fraud online, the UK national fraud office, or call 0300 123 2040.

New scams appear everyday so it is important that you understand the ways scammers will target your business: