by Steve Beasant on 1 March, 2013
As tickets go on sale for V Festival today learn some simple advice to protect yourself from fraudsters.
Ticket fraud happens when you buy tickets from an official looking website, but the tickets fail to arrive or turn out to be completely fake.
It is easy for fraudsters to set up a legitimate looking websites and even use similar URL’s to dupe you. It is important to remember that if you use unofficial ticket outlet websites, ticket re-sale outlets or touts you take the risk of being scammed.
Protect yourself against ticket fraud
To help you the V Festival website has published a list of un official outlets selling tickets.
If you are a victim of fraud you can call Action Fraud on 0300 123 2040 or use their online fraud reporting tool.Leave a comment