Experts warn over common romance scams

Trading Standards experts are urging people to be on the lookout for common romance scams. The Chartered Trading Standards Institute (CTSI) is warning the public to avoid being left broken-hearted by scammers this Valentine’s Day, as new data shows a record rise in romance scams. According to Lloyd’s Bank, romance scams are at an all-time

Can a storm and bad weather affect your car?

Here’s some possible disappointments that could compromise both its performance and your safety. “Storms do not discriminate between conventional and electric cars. Damage lurks beneath the surface, often escaping the naked eye,” says Dominic Wyatt, a seasoned expert from the International Drivers Association. Water Intrusion Regardless of whether your vehicle is propelled by petrol or

Parents warned over new text message scam

A warning has been issued after scammers have been posing as family members to steal information. The Chartered Trading Standards Institute (CTSI) revealed both parents and youngsters should be on their guard against a new spate of text messaging scams ahead of the summer holidays. In the scams, a text message purporting to be from