Most people probably think they could never be duped into falling for a con or a scam but this new eight-part series shows how we are all at risk… especially when we least expect it!
The hustlers – confidence trickster Alex Conran, scam artist Paul Wilson and ‘sexy swindler’ Jessica-Jane Clement – stunt some of the most notorious scams on unsuspecting members of the public, so viewers can learn how not to be taken in themselves.
These hustlers are good, but will they be able to fool someone into paying £500 for a worthless lottery ticket, steal a £600 necklace from under a shopkeeper’s nose, and sneak all the security details needed to empty an online banking account?
For people who’ve not heard of ‘the monte’, the ‘jewellery shop scam’, the ‘keylogger’ swindle and the ‘mustard dip’, episode one is an eye-opener.
The series features interviews with experts in fraud protection and police who have dealt with scam artists, as well as testimonies from people who have fallen victim to recent scams.
It reveals how damaging such fraud can be to both businesses and individuals alike.
Viewers will soon learn that if it appears to be too good to be true, then it probably is!... Read more.