The world is rife with criminals wanting to help themselves to your hard-earned cash or belongings. Crime can strike anyone at any time, and with cybercrime on the rise, banks often send out notifications warning us to be vigilant, lest we become another statistic.
However, nothing beats a good old fashioned mugging.
I was attacked in the street the other day. My wallet and mobile were taken from me by two thugs I can only assume were druggies looking for their next fix. Within a minute, my identity disappeared. Obviously, the cash in my wallet is gone, but they even used my stolen ID to cash in the points on my PnP Smart Shopper card. Continue reading