Corona Virus Scams Alert by SAFER Project, West Yorkshire Trading Standards: Volume 21

Published: 09/12/2020

If you take the advice or steps outlined in order to protect yourself from scams here in West Yorkshire, you can have a fraud free Xmas.

This monthly West Yorkshire Trading Standards Newsletter Scam Alert outlines trending fraud patterns during the current COVID-19 pandemic and what we can do to stay protected. This news alert will provide you the relevant information regarding the ways you can be scammed here in West Yorkshire. Please share with friends and loved ones.

In this issue:

  • Reports of courier scams  
  • Being aware of subscription traps
  • Tips on how to shop safely online for Christmas in West Yorkshire
  • Many other types of scams that are happening around YOUR area