Patricia Donald

Police in new warning as scammers target elderly

FRESH calls for caution have been issued in the wake of a scamming spree across the region.  In September alone the PSNI have reported sixty occasions where money has been lost by members of the public, the stark total monetary value of which sits at £443,650 for the month. Pensioners have been identified as one […]

Bogus callers target people on tax credits

A NUMBER of people throughout the county have received bogus phonecalls from individuals claiming to be from the tax agency HMRC. These bogus callers are encouraging people to provide bank account or personal details for alleged tax debts, in exchange for ‘tax advice’, or a bogus refund. The scam is particularly timely as throughout July, […]

Fears of tax office job losses

ANY loss of jobs at the HM Revenue and Customs Office (HMRC) in Enniskillen would be ‘disastrous’ for local people and could be the ‘start of a slippery slope to further reductions’.