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What does CIFAS stand for?

CIFAS stands for Credit Industry Fraud Avoidance System (UK; historical acronym of CIFAS - The UK's Fraud Prevention Service )


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The Credit Industry Fraud Avoidance System (CIFAS) said in the past year conmen 10,000 people who had recently died.
Figures compiled by the Credit Industry Fraud Avoidance System (CIFAS) showed that identity and impersonation fraud increased by 40pc to 74,000 reported cases in 2002 and by 36pc to 101,000 cases in 2003, setting the cost of identity fraud on the British economy at pounds 1.
The Credit Industry Fraud Avoidance System said identity and impersonation fraud rose from 74,000 reported cases in 2002 to 101,000 in 2003.
The cash was saved by banks credit companies keeping tabs on potential fraudsters and bad debtors, according to figures revealed at the annual general meeting of the Credit Industry Fraud Avoidance System (CIFAS).