|Kent resident lost money to online copycat website scam
❌They were looking for the rail ticket company so they could claim a refund. The number they called was a premium rate number so the call cost significantly more
and they did not get their refund.
❎ Always make sure you are on the website you need
❎ Check the website address
❎ Get Safe online says some are using website tools to achieve high positions in search engines such as Google, often ranking them higher than the official site and making it appear as though they are ‘official’ or ‘authorised’.
For advice and to report contact Citizens Advice on consumer helpline 0808 223 1133 or report to Action Fraud on 0300 123 2040.