Visa and immigration on your mind? Proceed with caution.
With the many websites claiming to be official, but doing less-than-official work, it does pay to be cautious.
The general rule of thumb in this regard would probably be to stay away from all websites that are not the official Government websites. Phishing, or sending emails while posing to be some established companies, is quite common.
If you do come across anything suspicions online, take the time to report it at once. Always report misleading –
What should I do to stay safe from visa scams?
Keep in mind that you should –
How can I report visa scams?
Always keep in mind that you will never have to pay for a visa either by cash or by a money transfer.
With an increasing number of visa scams being reported globally, many countries have issued advisories from their official websites.
As per the Government of U.K. advisory, you should report any visa and immigration scam to Action Fraud. You can use their online reporting tool for this purpose.
The U.K.’s national reporting center for cybercrime, Action Fraud tackles frauds and scams in Northern Ireland, Wales, and England.
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