Don’t get caught out by rebate scam

Gmail accounts have been targeted by hackers
Gmail accounts have been targeted by hackers

Trading Standards are warning residents to be vigilant against email scams offering rebates.

The emails convincingly appear to be sent from HM Revenue & Customs (HMRC). Scammers can use bank details or other security information they obtain to steal your money.

For more advice on protecting yourself from scams, visit www.hertfordshire.gov.uk/scams