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Fraudsters are opportunistic and enterprising, creative and innovative. They are quick to identify new targets and vulnerabilities and to adopt new tools and techniques.

Awareness is often the best defence against fraud, so learn more here about common frauds and how to protect against them.

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What is fraud?

Fraud is the deliberate use of deception or dishonesty to deprive, disadvantage or cause loss (usually financial) to another person or party. Definitions of fraud vary from country to country and between legal systems.