Landlords warned to protect themselves as cases of fraud up by 25%

Discount Landlord

Cases of reported fraud increased by over 25% last year with men in their mid-40s most vulnerable, according to the UK’s fraud prevention service. A total of 276,933 frauds were recorded last year – that’s 758 frauds every day or 31 every hour. This figure is up from 221,075 in 2013, with 23% of fraud victims aged between 41 and 50, according to the figures from the CIFAS Annual Report. The study also revealed that 2014 saw a 15% year-on-year …