Protect Yourself from a Crash for Cash scam?

Protect Yourself from a Crash for Cash scam?

Do you know how to Protect Yourself from a Crash for Cash scam? Birmingham has been named as the country’s “crash-for-cash” capital – with one in four fake UK accidents taking place in our city, according to incidents detected by insurance company Aviva. Reported by Birmingham Mail, ‘the figures include induced accidents, where fraudsters deliberately target innocent motorists to claim whiplash compensation, as well as staged accidents, when two damaged cars are brought together to…

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Financial Style – 25th Sept 2015

Financial Style – 25th Sept 2015

This week is all about Marketing! A challenge for businesses of all types and mystery consumers fall prey to, but what are the best ways to Market your Business, Why is an Elevator Pitch important, and how do you recognise a scam if you are a consumer? Marketing Expert, Una Brown of Other People’s Data joins me in the studio to explain all! The benefits of having a Strategic Marketing Plan, is explained in this…

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Unfair Marketing Practises? Know what to do?

Unfair Marketing Practises? Know what to do?

We are surrounded with so much marketing that it is no surprise that we are becoming duped by it! Yet, there are ‘…31 named practices that are banned under the Consumer Protection from Unfair Trading Regulations (2008).’ These practises cover promotions, marketing and advertising. If a trader is undertaking an activity banned by the regulations, you can report them to Trading Standards, who may decide to take action against them, including getting your money back…

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