Don't be caught out by the latest scams
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The latest advice from the national consumer watchdog on what's out there and how to steer clear.
By now, most of us are alert to that old email from Nigeria seeking our bank account details...or perhaps we've won the Lottery, even though we never joined it. Those scams are easy enough to detect and delete. But scammers continue to come up with increasingly ingenious ways to get us to part with our money and it's all too easy to be caught out. ACCC's Scamwatch service provides a quick and easy way of checking on what’s going around and deputy chair, Dr Michael Schaper, highlights the latest scams and how to avoid them.
Dr Michael Schaper, ACCC