Be aware of the increase in scams during this period.
There have been many coronavirus scams, including:
- doorstep scams – asking for money or to take your temperature
- online scams – websites pretending to sell hand sanitiser and masks
- phone or text scams – pretending to be from HMRC or the World Health Organisation (WHO)
- scam emails – hackers sending emails that look like they’re giving information about coronavirus.
Click the link to Citizens Advice Pages.