Fraud is an evergreen issue that can affect us at any time of year. However, as we’re busy running around, trying to make sure we remember to buy presents for everyone this Christmas, it’s easy to understand why we could be more at risk of falling victim to fraud over the festive period than at any other time of year.
Though fraudsters are forever changing their tactics and thinking up new ways to trick us, the best way to fight against fraud this Christmas is to understand more about it. With that in mind, you might want to take a look at the NatWest How to Fight Fraud tool, which covers the 11 most common types of fraud. As well as explaining what each type of fraud consists of, it provides useful tips on how to stay protected.