Gardaí repeat advice on how to avoid being scammed as Ireland confirmed as second worst-hit country in Europe

 Gardaí repeat advice on how to avoid being scammed as Ireland confirmed as second worst-hit country in Europe

Ireland is the second most scammed country in Europe with a value of almost €8,000 being defrauded for every 1,000 inhabitants, according to new research.

ore than 260,000 credit and debit card frauds, totalling €22m in value, hit Irish people last year, and gardaí have said online transaction frauds were up 50pc in 2020 compared to 2019.

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