Lots of spending, lots of scams

24th November 2023

It’s Black Friday once again. Many of us will find ourselves buying things we don’t need and can’t afford in the run up to Christmas.

As usual though, with increased spending, the scammers will be out in force. This is Money has details on particular scams to watch out for:

https://www.thisismoney.co.uk/money/beatthescammers/article-12776009/The-five-sneakiest-Black-Friday-SCAMS-avoid-them.html

If you’re struggling with your bills this Christmas we have some help here:

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