A scam is not just for Christmas…

Published Wednesday, 19 December 2018

Bromley Trading Standards are warning residents to be on their guard for council tax rebate scams particularly as Christmas approaches.

Residents have reported receiving telephone calls and emails encouraging them to apply for a council tax refund for a fee. Despite not expecting a refund, the victims have been persuaded to give their bank card details and subsequently lost large sums of money to the scammers.  Read more...