Authorised push payment scams cost the UK over £236 million in 2017

Authorised push payment scams cost the UK over £236 million in 2017

Authorised push payment scams cost the UK over £236 million in 2017

Authorised push payment scams carried out by cyber criminals helped them steal £236 million from UK consumers in 2017 and another £145 million in the first six months of 2018, industry group UK Finance has revealed.

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