If you are a victim of a scam, you may find personal and or financial counselling useful. We have listed some free services, as well as others where you may be eligible for a rebate.
Do you think you have been scammed? You should report the scam to a government agency so you can find out about your rights and options. Different agencies deal with different scams. Here is a list of who deals with what.
Basic tips on how to avoid being scammed, as well as links to resources to help educate yourself on scam awareness.
During the launch of ACCC's strategy for Indigenous consumer protection in November 2014 the ACCC released two short videos dealing with scams and direct debit.
Watch interviews with former credit card Dan Defelippi and CBS reporter Rebecca Jarvis, as well as videos from vice.com where Tony Sales explains how fraudsters are making a killing from the fastest growing crime on Earth.