The number of reported cases rose by almost 20% from 2015 from 4,910 to 5,826 with an average loss of £1,200 per person. But Abta, the City of London Police and fraud prevent body Get Safe Online believe that these figures are only the tip of the iceberg with many victims not reporting the fact that they have been defrauded. The two age groups most commonly targeted are those aged 20-29 and 30-39, with older generations less likely to fall victim, particularly those over 50 who are perhaps more wary of ‘too good to be true’ offers. Get the full story at Travel Weekly UK