Consumer group says fraudsters ‘back in business’ after lockdowns, using scams old and new
Fraudsters are using new scams related to the Covid pandemic to target vulnerable people on their doorstep, an investigation by the consumer group Which? has found.
It has heard of people claiming to be from local NHS services offering fast-track testing and vaccines, selling vitamin pills that supposedly protect against Covid, and collecting donations for fake charities.
Doorstep scammers exploiting Covid-19 pandemic, says Which?