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Outsmart the scammers - National Consumer Fraud Week  is coming soon. 17 to 23 June 2013
SCAMwatch radar
Don’t be fooled by a fake franchise
February 2014: SCAMwatch is warning people thinking about buying a franchise or small business to beware of exciting new franchise opportunities that may actually be scams.
Looking for love online? Don’t get scammed into a broken heart and empty wallet
February 2014: This Valentine’s Day, SCAMwatch is warning Australians looking for a romantic connection online to beware of scammers seeking to steal their hearts and money.


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Victim stories and latest news
ABC 7.30 report: Australians losing $7 million a month in internet fraud
Hear Jill’s story of how she was scammed out of $300,000 from a fake business proposal.

ACFT scams survey 2014
Have you been the victim of a scam, received a scam invitation or just want to help research about scams? Then complete our 2014 scam survey to help us improve our understanding about scams.

Don’t answer a scammer’s survey
The ACCC is warning shoppers to watch out for a fake Woolworths customer satisfaction survey that asks for bank account details in exchange for a $150 gift voucher.

ACCC 2012 Targeting scams report released: $93 million lost to scams
The ACCC has released its 2012 Targeting scams report - its fourth annual report into scam activity and consumer fraud affecting Australians.

Scam survey 2014 - Australasian Consumer Fraud Taskforce

Fill out the 2014 scam survey to help in the fight against scams.

 

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