Islanders being warned about overseas property scam

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Scams are circulating the island. Credit: ITV Channel TV

People in the Channel Islands are being warned about an overseas property scam which is circulating.

The Jersey Fraud Prevention Forum is urging people to be cautious if they are approached about overseas property and land investment opportunities.

The island's financial services regulator is also warning people to be careful when making or changing investments.

People should do appropriate checks and get professional advice when making investment decisions.

If you think you are a victim of a fraud or scam contact the States of Jersey Police on 01534 612612.