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Don’t Get Kurupted by scam websites. Scammers change the URL very slightly, so you think you’re buying from a reputable website. Don’t Get Kurupted – check the URL before you buy. Scammers sometimes change the URL very slightly, so you think you’re buying from a reputable website. Don’t Get Kurupted – check the URL before you buy.

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Social media posts about things like where you live, your birthday and even information like your pet’s name can help fraudsters to find out your personal details. Be careful what you share, and always check your privacy settings. Social media posts about things like where you live, your birthday and even information like your pet’s name can help fraudsters to find out your personal details. Be careful what you share, and always check your privacy settings.

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Fraudsters don’t need all your personal details to steal your identity. They can collect your details from different places until they have enough information, so think twice before you share your details. Fraudsters don’t need to know all your personal details to steal your identity, a few bits of information can be enough. Don’t Get Kurutped - keep your personal details safe and take care before you share.

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You are bang on. There was a whopping 26% increase in under 21s acting as money mules 2018. Stay savvy and Don’t Get Kurupted. There was a whopping 26% increase in under 21’s acting as money mules in 2018. Don’t Get Kurupted or you could face 14 years in prison.

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Scammers set up fake websites with deals that are too good to be true to entice you to buy online. Stop and think before you buy online. If it sounds too good to be true, it probably is. Scammers set up fake websites with deals that are too good to be true to entice you to buy online. Don’t Get Kurupted – if it sounds too good to be true, it probably is.

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When you’re shopping online you should check the URL before you buy from a website.

It's easy to overshare on social media and give away your personal details without realising.

Fraudsters only need a few of your personal details to open new bank accounts, get credit cards, claim benefits and apply for official documents like a driving licence - in your name.

In 2018 there was a 6% increase in under 21’s acting as money mules.

When you're shopping online it's important to check that you're buying from a genuine website or seller. A low price can be a sign that something isn't right!

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