If You Were Scammed, You Might Be In For A Refund

Expats are among the thousands of fraud victims who may have a chance of getting their money back after wire transfer firm Western Union settled a multi-million-dollar court case. Western Union is an international money transfer network that has admitted money laundering and other criminal offences. To settle the case, Western Union paid the … [Read more...]

Three Magic Words That Give Away A Pension Scam

Consumer watchdogs have a list of three magic terms that reveal a pension liberation scam. After analysing sales techniques and complaints about pension liberation scams, the watchdog has discovered that most fraudsters try to entice their victims with the three terms. Pension Life runs a service that offers kite marks to identify good … [Read more...]

Treasury Seeks Better Money Advice For Consumers

The Treasury has started a major review of the way financial firms and IFAs give advice to consumers. The aim is to open access for everyone to have personal, affordable and professional advice when they want to make important financial decisions. The review will run until later this year and report to Chancellor George Osborne to make any … [Read more...]