Protecting yourself from property fraud

Online fraud has boomed during the pandemic, with one police force reporting a 400 per cent rise in offences. While your home may not seem like an obvious target, more and more criminals are turning to property transactions because of the large sums of money involved. Here, Sarah Trickey, head of the conveyancing department at […]

Look out for the Covid-19 tricksters

While the country adjusts to life under the cloud of Covid-19, criminals are using this period of upheaval and uncertainty to their advantage. We wanted to alert you to some of the exploitation tactics being used – particularly against the elderly – and encourage you to be on your guard. The following are some of […]

Why we need to check your identity before we begin

The vast majority of our clients would never dream of doing anything illegal. However, a very tiny number of individuals may try to launder money through our accounts by instructing us to undertake work for them which at first sight appears legitimate but which is actually part of a process designed by them to hide […]