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Protect Yourself From Fraud

Here at Simple Finance UK we take the safety and privacy of its customers very seriously, we provide this page to help forewarn our customers and provide some guidance if you think you may have become a victim of fraud.

Fraud is sometimes very difficult to spot, some fraudsters take the name of genuine companies and pose as them making cold telephone calls to their victims promising loan deals that don’t really exist. They invite the victim to part with the cash through voucher schemes like UKASH VOUCHERS and promising customers that a loan will follow, Please be aware of these types of scams.

Note: No one from Simple Finance UK or any financial partner relations; including lenders; will ever contact you and request you to send them money to them or buy any products from them prior to receiving your loan funds.

The people that run these scams are skilled and experienced at persuading their targets to part with their money.

If you think you have been a victim of a scam or have paid any money to someone you think is a fraudsters there are some very helpful steps you can take to protect yourself.

Step 1: Stop sending money immediately!

If you think you have been scammed you should stop sending money to the individuals involved straight away. If you have given them your bank account details, tell your bank immediately.

Step 2: Report it

If you have been cold-called or suspect you may be a victim of fraud, you can report it using the useful links below:

Money Advice Service on scams

Action Fraud

Citizens Advice - Scams

Victim Support

Financial Conduct Authority Information:

Telephone: 0800 111 6768

Email: consumer.queries@fca.org.uk

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