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Are you safe from a carbon monoxide leak? Check your boiler during Gas Safety Week
It’s Gas Safety Week (18-24 September 2017), which aims to raise awareness of the dangers of poorly maintained gas appliances…
Should you insure your boiler?
While temperatures in the UK remained in the low- to mid-20s for much of August and September, it’s easy to forget how cold it…
The top 10 scams to know and avoid
Scams, rip-offs and frauds cost us a staggering £30 billion a year, according to National Fraud Authority estimates. Here we…
Are you on the latest investment scam suckers list?
City watchdog the Financial Services Authority (FSA) has once again written to tens of thousands of investors this week to…
What's a boiler room scam?
The boiler room scammer is a very skilled operator: plausible, persuasive and psychologically manipulative.It's because…
Boiler room' scam warning
Shareholders of Octopus Investments venture capital trusts have been warned against a third party using its name in…
FSA reveals largest "suckers list" ever
Over 38,000 investors will be contacted by the Financial Services Authority (FSA) after the City watchdog recovered what could…
Investors warned over 'suckers list' scam
The Financial Services Authority and City of London Police have found a second boiler room 'suckers list', which contains the…
Stay safe from sophisticated share scams
If you were to receive a call out of the blue from a firm offering to sell you shares in a company, would you be tempted?Some…
Scam victims to be reunited with cash
Around £270,000 recovered from a boiler-room scam is to be returned to victims in full, the financial watchdog has said.