Christmas shoppers were tricked out of £16 million pounds last year - an increase from £10 million the previous Christmas.
Fraudsters are not always obvious - they are clever and will continue to come up with new and sophisticated ways to deceive us.
Use our simple online quiz to see if you can spot a potential fraud.
The questions are multiple choice, and some questions have more than one correct answer.
Once finished we will give you a score out of 10, so that you can judge for yourself how aware you are.
We have a large selection of simple guides designed to raise awareness of the various tricks used to catch us out.
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Guide to fraud prevention
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The Christmas Fraud Prevention Quiz | KIS Finance
Questions in this quiz
Which of these do you think is most likely to be a scam?
What should you do if you receive an email from a courier?
Which of the following factors should make you concerned that it is a scam?
What should you do if someone is collecting donations before Christmas?
Is it safe to open a Christmas E-card sent to you from an email address you don’t recognise?
Is this upfront fee a scam?
What should you do if you receive this social media message?