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Be aware of Recovery scams! Strictly avoid them!
The many investment scams out there show one very similar pattern: After the initial phase with huge wins and growing capital, the money is gone suddenly. While victims begin to realize that they have most likely lost their money they desperately try to find someone for help to get their money back, and very often they fall victim to the next fraud: recovery scams!
Wanted: Victims` Voice to Expose Shortcomings of EU Cybercrime prevention
The EU Parliament evidently is convinced that the rules and measures undertaken by the European Parliament against cybercrime (for retail investors) are sufficient and that there are no significant structural shortcomings in the implementation of the rules currently in place.
Scam Trail – Follow the Money
EFRI has developed promisingly over the last two years thanks to its members and supporters. Together with our supporters, EFRI launched several campaigns against cybercrime in Europe. As of June 29th, 2020, 820 victims from investment scams registered with EFRI with a loss of more than 34 Mio Euro.
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EFRI Cybersecurity Movement
Let’s fight cybercrime together
Cybercrime and scams are a pervasive threat in our networked digital world. Anyone can get caught. And every day, the threat grows. This is also because the authorities are still relatively helpless in the face of the cybercrime phenomenon. Together we can fight back. Together we can make our cyber society more secure.
Don’t be a victim!
Anyone can be the victim of a scam. Scammers have the latest technology, a lot of money and often carry out their attacks based on demographic and psychological studies. Sometimes a brief inattention on a mobile phone is enough to fall into the trap. You have become a victim. But you don't have to be a victim. One must not remain a victim. One can defend oneself.
Fighting cybercrime and supporting victims
EFRI is a not-for-profit organisation with the mission to support victims of cybercrime and scams. Currently we represent more than 820 victims of various scams and try to get their money back and catch the scammers.
Initiative to combat cybercrime against consumers and small investors in Europe/ European Funds Recovery Initiative
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