The Co-operative Lender is web hosting a totally free fraud awareness webinar to aid little organizations safeguard on their own from prospective threats. 

The on the internet celebration will characteristic gurus from The Co-operative Bank’s fraud and cybersecurity workforce, as very well as main gurus from Greater Manchester Law enforcement and the Federation of Modest Business (FSB).

In 2019, fraud and cybercrime expense Uk organizations £824m. With circumstances on the increase, The Co-operative Lender would like to provide steering to users of the little business group and aid them recognise ripoffs, choose any important action and use preventative measures from threats in the foreseeable future.

The webinar will characteristic an overview of the vital fraud issues, ripoffs and cyber-attacks that a business could be specific with, in addition guidelines, guidance and steering from a panel of main gurus. Modest business proprietors can also submit issues ahead of the session so distinct subjects or issues can be talked about throughout the celebration.

Small business advice

The on the internet session is becoming run in partnership with the Greater Manchester Chamber of Commerce, and will take spot on Wednesday July 8, starting up at eleven:00am. 

“We want to do what we can to guidance SMEs who could be specific with what are ever more advanced and complex ripoffs and fraud tries,” explained Sarah Barker Marriage Banking Director at The Co-operative Lender.

“This is such a hard time for the little business group and when so numerous are even now weathering the impacts of the coronavirus outbreak the additional impacts of a fraud, rip-off or cyber-attack at this time could have a considerably higher effects on a little business than at any time ahead of.”

“We hope we can give functional guidelines and steering that could aid little organizations from falling sufferer.”

Anyone not capable to make the session will be capable to catch it afterwards, by using the bank’s website.