Tis the Season for Scams

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Tweet The Silly Season is upon us but that doesn’t mean you have to be silly. The ACCC is warning that at this time of year scammers prey on people’s generosity and vulnerability. Their SCAMwatch site has revealed their “12 Scams of Christmas” which include scams around holiday accommodation, flight bookings, charities, online shopping, parcel […]

New Scam – Access to Computer

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Tweet I think there may be a new scam doing the rounds which falls under the category of remote access to your computer by foreign companies – for reasons unknown but I figure, err on the side of caution and assume it’s suspect. So this is by way of warning so you can be on […]

Don’t Get Scammed!

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Tweet There are always scams doing the rounds. Here are two of the most recent that made their way into my inbox that you should be on the look out for. And honestly, some of them make you go “Doh!” 1.  Australian Taxation Office Refund We all love a refund – interestingly I realised this […]