Two listeners’ scam stories and what we can learn from them

  • The guys who beat the slick salespeople at their own game
  • The woman who fell for the fast talk
  • Lessons from both stories
  • Scam warning signs

Mary Holm is a freelance journalist, a director of the Financial Markets Authority and Financial Services Complaints Ltd FSCL, a seminar presenter and a bestselling author on personal finance. Her opinions are personal, and do not reflect the position of any organisation in which she holds office. Mary’s advice is of a general nature, and she is not responsible for any loss that any reader may suffer from following it.