Australian Lucy Cormack confirms that online fraud is just as prevalent down under as in the States. Her piece on Phishing Scams detailing the chilling experiences of Mia Tang alerts all consumers that enduring viglilance is a necessity if one does not want to ripped off big time!
Fortunately for Australian consumers, the Australian Competition and Consumer Commission’s Scamwatch has your back investigating over 11,000 acts of con artists attempting to steal and rip off hard working Aussies!
Hopefully ones common sense will prevail, when a crook hiding behind an email address, asks you for bank account details, passwords, credit card numbers or even your driver’s licence number. STAY ALERT you blokes!