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Following an increase in the variety of phone scams being reported by Scottish consumers since the beginning of the Covid-19 pandemic, we are launching the roll out of free call blocking devices to vulnerable individuals who are most at risk from scammers and rogue traders.

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Doorstep Scammers

Illicit Puppy Trade

Energy Marketing Scams

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Secondary Ticket Sales

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Scottish Illegal Money Lending

The Scottish Illegal Money Lending UNIT (SIMLU) works in partnership with other agencies and organisations across Scotland to help eradicate the scourge of Loan Sharks.

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What is a loan shark

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