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  • The force is with fraudsters this Christmas as Barclays warns that ‘perfect present pressure’ puts Scots at risk

    The force is with fraudsters this Christmas as Barclays warns that ‘perfect present pressure’ puts Scots at risk

    1st December 2017

    Christmas gift giving pressure is causing Brits to drop their guard and increasing their chance of being targeted by seasonal online scams, according to new data from Barclays.

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  • Barclays warns Scotland faces most fraudulent online Christmas ever

    Barclays warns Scotland faces most fraudulent online Christmas ever

    17th November 2017

    This Christmas looks set to be one of the most fraudulent ever for online shoppers in Scotland, according to new data from Barclays. With fraud and scams becoming increasingly sophisticated, and with record numbers getting ready to do their Christmas shopping online, Barclays is warning of a perfect storm for seasonal online theft.

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