When the weather is warm and we’re in a good mood, no one wants to think about the potential for scammers to take advantage of us. However, summer is a prime opportunity to have your personal details stolen - here are some of the most common ways you could be targeted.
Come Fly with me
It’s summer, and holiday time. However be wary of entering personal details into an unknown travel website before you’ve verified that it is legitimate. The amount of personal information we hand over when booking a holiday makes identity theft incredibly easy - without a second thought we fill in our names, addresses, emails and more often than not, credit card details as well. As a result of this, scammers often use the cover of a travel website to send a phishing email to encourage you to give them your details. Remember to always use a secure password when creating an account with websites where you have sensitive personal information stored, a basic 8 character password can b...Please sign in to read the full article Login Now