Persons unknown have recently been operating a fake Reclaim Fund website at www.reclaimfund.uk. This appeared to be an attempt to defraud members of the public.
We have reported the instance to Action Fraud under reference NFRC201003968769. Action Fraud request, if you think that you may have been a victim of fraud, that you contact them using this reference to report the instance on 0300 123 2040 or online at www.actionfraud.police.uk.
it to the relevant authorities and hosting provider with a view to having the website taken down. However, those behind it may still attempt to mount phishing or other cyber attacks using the Reclaim Fund name, or set up a new cloned website.
While plainly we cannot accept any liability for any losses suffered as a result of any such frauds, we would nonetheless advise our stakeholders to be vigilant for emails and other communications purporting to come from us, particularly if they ask for banking or other details, or ask for payment (e.g. of an outstanding invoice) to a new and/or unfamiliar bank account. Reclaim Fund does not hold any personal data on individual dormant accounts and would never ask you for any personal information of any nature with regards to individual dormant accounts. If you are in any doubt as to whether an email or other message which seems to come from us is genuine, please contact us on 01270-660360.