Don’t Leave Your Pension Plans to the Last Minute says Cornwall Citizens Advice

PRESS RELEASE: Don’t Leave Your Pension Plans to the Last Minute says Cornwall Citizens Advice 13 September 2016 This Pension Awareness Day, 15 September, Citizens Advice Cornwall is encouraging people to plan earlier for a comfortable retirement. The local charity says that many people in Cornwall find pensions confusing and can be put off by complex language and paperwork, leaving their ret...
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Beware imposter ‘CAB’ cold callers

Imposters claiming to be from Citizens Advice are cold calling people offering help with accident claims. We will never contact you to sell you something or, for example, to offer you a loan. What to do if you think it's a scam If you are cold called or get a text about things such as loan offers, help with debt problems or accident claims – it is almost certainly a scam. Make sure you...
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How to report a scam

Continuing our Scams Awareness month, here you can find out how to report a scam. Scams are schemes to con you out of your money. They can arrive by post, phone call, text message or email, or from someone coming to your home. It’s very distressing to be caught out by a scam. But it’s important to report it to try and stop the scammer striking again If you’ve been a victim of a scam, clic...
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Top tips to avoid online scams

Online scams are schemes to con you out of your money using your computer and the internet, either through fake websites or emails. Although there are many ways scammers can get into your computer to steal your money and identity, there are ways you can protect yourself. For more information: https://www.citizensadvice.org.uk/consumer/scams/scams/common-scams/computer-and-online-scams/top-...
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