scams

Message from Trading Standards

Some points to note this week from Aberdeenshire Trading Standards.: • Scam e-mails purporting to be from the UK Government, along with logos etc. designed to mimic the ‘gov.uk’ format which advise the recipient that they have qualified for a…

Scams in Aberdeenshire

Please be aware of the scams noted below which are doing the rounds in Aberdeenshire right now.   One scam involved puppies being put on a website and advertised for sale for £300 each. Payment arrangements involved a direct bank…