Resource: The little black book of scams
The Australian Competition & Consumer Commission (ACCC) has released a new edition of ‘The little black book of scams’.
The book highlights a variety of popular scams that regularly target Australian consumers and small businesses in areas such as:
- fake lotteries
- internet shopping
- mobile phones
- online banking
- investment opportunities
It covers tips on how to protect yourself from scams, how to minimise damage if you are victim of a scam and how to report it. It is suitable for people of all backgrounds, ages and tech skills.
You can access it online in multiple languages, or request prints at the ACCC website.