What is Investment fraud?
Criminals use investment fraud to steal the money you want to invest. They promise great returns when you invest in a scheme, shares or commodities. The problem is they are either selling you things that are worthless or don’t exist.
Why is investment fraud so dangerous?
|Action Fraud are the national reporting centre for fraud and internet crime. They estimate people loose £1bn each year to Investment Fraud in the UK.|
Unfortunately, many of these scams are successful. There are many types of scams fraudsters use to persuade you to part with your money. Click on the below headings to find out more about the most common ones.