Useful websites

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If you have been a victim of a scam, speak up and prevent it from happening again to others and to you! The following sites provide further information on internet security and current scams:

Action Fraud:

Advice to victims of fraud.

Call on 0300 123 2040 or visit http://www.actionfraud.org.uk/

Get Safe Online:

Free advice to allow you to use the internet confidently, safely and securely: http://www.getsafeonline.org

FraudWatch International:

List of over 380 allegedly fraudulent operations from a variety of official sources: http://www.fraudwatchinternational.com/lottery/

Anti-Phishing Working Group:

Advice on phishing (spoof websites): http://www.antiphishing.org/

Home Office Identity Theft website:

Support on identity theft: http://www.identity-theft.org.uk/

UK Payments Administration:

Information on Payment Fraud: http://www.ukpayments.org.uk/payments_industry/payment_fraud/

The National Lottery is not responsible for the content of the above websites. If, after reading these pages, you still have concerns about lottery scams, please contact us.