Throughout December 2020, Friends Against Scams is running a campaign to raise awareness and help to tackle scam mail. The campaign is encouraging everyone in the UK to have a chat with their loved ones about scams, and to forward any scam or unwanted mail into the team, free of charge.
Friends Against Scams is a National Trading Standards Scams Team initiative which aims to protect and prevent people from becoming victims of scams by empowering people to take a stand against scams.
In line with Government guidance, the campaign asks that you do not make a trip outside just to post the mail during the current restrictions, but include it in any daily exercise you may do.
Send mail (no need for a stamp) to: NTSST, FREEPOST, MAIL MARSHALS
Throughout December, the team will concentrate on four different scam types:
For more information, please see https://www.friendsagainstscams.org.uk/scamnesty