A fraudster has been convicted following his involvement in a fake land sale scam involving a plot in Wellingborough. Read more.
Every year, thousands of investors in the UK fall victim to fraud. And it’s by no means only the inexperienced who fall prey to scams. Read more.
People who have fallen victim to investment scams have specific character traits making them more susceptible to fraudsters, according to a new study by US campaign group AARP Fraud Watch Network. Read more.
If investment scams were easy to spot, the fraudsters would have given up and focused on a different area long ago. Read more.
A former Westpac manager has been jailed for six months after he used fake documents to secure loans in an investment scam, including a 30-year mortgage for a 98-year-old woman. Read more.
Trading Standards chiefs in Cumbria are warning residents to watch out for bogus investment deals after two Cumbrian pensioners lost thousands of pounds in wine scams. Read more.
A dramatic slide in the number of enterprise investment scheme offers in the first half of this tax year comes amid speculation that there will be a so-called “capacity crunch” with demand for EIS outweighing supply. Read more.
The wife of a retired dentist who attempted to murder her after he had lost £200,000 in an investment scam has said the pair ‘remain good friends’. Read more.
Cumbrians are being warned to watch out for fake wine investment deals, after some have lost thousands of pounds. Read more.
Investor Protectors is now very much into its fourth year helping victims of Investment Fraud. We would like to share with you some of the successes we have had over the years. Read more.