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The most common types of scams targeting consumers and businesses are listed below.

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  • 19-07-2018

    Don’t pay any invoices from Pay Care

    Have you received an invoice from a collection agency calling itself Pay Care? If so, don’t pay. The Netherlands Authority for Consumers and Markets (ACM) is warning against this office, after receiving hundreds of complaints.

    Pay Care is reportedly demanding payments for several services including holidays, competitions and discounts, after contacting their victims by telephone. These unsuspecting people were not aware that they had agreed to a deal…

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Welcome to the Fraud Help Desk

Scam or not? You can turn to us with your questions and reports about fraud and internet crime, committed in or from the Netherlands.

Checklist for booking your holiday home online

The Fraudhelpdesk would like to offer some tips to prevent you from falling victim to this type of fraud and having your dream holiday turn into a nightmare.

Dating fraud in the Netherlands

The film Crime without Blood shows the devastating impact of dating scams and other online fraud.