Keep your family safe

It's important to keep you and your family safe from scams. If you know what to look out for then you can protect yourself and your loved ones from scams.

Let's talk about scams

Scams never go away, they just change. People will try to gain your trust in order to steal your money.

But there’s a way to fight back: trust your family first. If you and your family learn about scams and talk to each other about them, it can help to keep your money safe.

In this guide we cover how to keep your family safe. You can also click on the guides below to find out how to:

Bank safely

Keep your details safe

Shop safely online

Keep your home safe

Avoid money making scams

Remember, scams can target anybody, whatever your age. If you’re going to spend or send a lot of money, take time to check who you’re paying is genuine. You may also want to talk to your family or a friend first. This could help to save your money from a scam.

We know how hard it can be to talk to loved ones about money. That’s why we’ve got together with relationship experts Relate. Our aim is to get people talking as part of Friends Against Scams.

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Ask us for help

We know that it can be hard for some people to get out and about. Come into a branch or visit our support page to find out how we can support your loved one with their banking.