As with the first Lockdown, AH Jones Investigators/Process Servers remains open and fully operational. This will continue to be our position.
We continue to provide our full range of services to ensure the judicial process continues to function effectively.
As before, we are still operating from our office in Exeter, Devon, and our team of investigators continue working across the UK.
'Stop the Scams' is a national campaign that has been launched by the insurance industry in response to predictions that insurance fraud will rise as a result of the Covid-19 pandemic.
The campaign is a joint venture between the Insurance Fraud Bureau (IFB) and the Association of British Insurers. It aims to help the public spot signs of scams and report them to the IFB's Cheatline.
According to Which?, many victims of bank transfer scams are being treated unfairly with little chance of them getting their money back.
There has been a sharp rise in authorised push payment (APP) scams within the UK in recent years as email accounts are hacked in order to trick people into transferring money into bank accounts operated by fraudsters.
While landlords can generate an income from their rental properties, it is important to ensure that prospective tenants are financially secure, meaning they are able to meet the weekly or monthly rent.
There is also peace of mind to be gained for the landlord when they have factual evidence that tenants are likely to look after their rental property with care. Although deposits are generally used to provide protection for landlords, there are times when the deposit simply won’t cover the cost of repair.