Customers of financial institutions can be prone to attempts by fraudsters to obtain personal information. This information can then be used to gain access to an individual’s financial accounts. There are many ways in which you could be contacted such as email, post, social media or cold calls, but the methods used are constantly evolving so it is important that you are aware of the types of fraud people are becoming victim to.
There are various types of fraud where members of the public are contacted by people claiming to work for Investment Companies like Jupiter. Below are some of the most common:
Truck hire invoice fraud
Boiler room operations
Carbon credit schemes
Postal interception fraud