Online fraud is the use of the internet to defraud or take financial advantage of you. Fraudsters do this by accessing your online bank account or by presenting you with false offers in order to get you to transfer money or provide them with your card details.
The internet is part of our daily lives for shopping, banking and connecting socially. While it brings many opportunities it also allows criminals attempt crimes from a distance reducing their chances of being caught.
By following a few simple guidelines you can help to ensure that you stay safe online.