Monthly Archives: February 2017

RKN Global on Lottery Fraud

Approximately 45 million people in the UK play the lottery on a regular basis, with dreams of winning millions of pounds and making life better for themselves.1 Unfortunately, those who would love nothing more than a lottery win can find themselves susceptible to lottery fraud. Lottery fraud often involves a fraudster approaching victims and claiming […]

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RKN Global on Government Agency Scams

Government agency scams involve fraudsters impersonating government officials in order to obtain personal information or money at the expense of innocent people. They may send official looking invoices, letters or emails claiming to have authority to ask the recipient to pay a fine or to hand over his or her bank details.1  Communication may also […]

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RKN Global on Courier Scams

Most people would like to think they’re capable of protecting their money.  They also rely on their bank to keep their accounts completely secure. Unfortunately, the criminals behind courier scams often use fraudulent means to cash in on our desires and breach the protections that are in place. What is courier fraud? Courier fraud involves […]

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RKN Global on Inheritance Fraud

Most people would like to inherit a lot of money, and scammers frequently use fraudulent means to cash in on this desire. They will send emails and letters, allegedly sent by a lawyer or other official, often claiming that the recipient is about to inherit a lot of money. The large sum of money in […]

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