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My wife has got herself into a situation where she is

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My wife has got herself into a situation where she is sending money to banks in Spain
At a rate of 1000 pounds a month
They keep changing names and account details of where money is sent
My wife has a mental.illness
This is now costing my home and marriage
Because of

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Why is she sending money to spain?

Customer: replied 9 months ago.
She has been scammed
She has mental illness but has taken out to.send to these people
But they keep.asking for money which she keeps sending
It is under pretence that she is helping to renovate a apartment in Spain
Am guessing but think they are saying if don't pay will.loose

Ok. What is it you want to achieve?
What do you want to ask me?

Customer: replied 9 months ago.
At this moment would rather to your advice as have only come on here for that advise
So do I report to plo


This could be fraud. But sadly it is only the Police who can take action.

They can send it to the Police in Spain and follow the money

You could issue proceedings, but the reality is the money has probably gone.

So the Police can trace it and recover it as best they can. They have far more wide sweeping powers than a civil Court.

So prevent her from sending more money and report it asap.

Can I clarify anything for you about this today, please?

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Customer: replied 9 months ago.
Thankyou I will report to police
But I know a talk is expensive
But can my wife be liable in this as she is very vulnerable with her mental health
They keep.changing bank addresses and name if person has sent to
She has fallen for it big time
Its upto at least 14000 at this moment as far as I know

No. She would not have the capacity.

As such, she can not be liable for any future losses.

Does that assist?

Customer: replied 9 months ago.
Also she will not provide bank statement unless she has to under law
We are going through divorce at moment because of this as they have convinced her


Does that assist?

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Customer: replied 9 months ago.
Yrs it does will contact her team tomorrow with what you have said