Protecting yourself from scams
Scams come in all shapes and sizes. Have you received an offer that seems too good to refuse, or a request to donate to a good cause? Perhaps an invitation to ‘befriend’ or connect with an online admirer? Scammers know how to press your buttons to get what they want.
Scams target people of all backgrounds, ages and income levels. Every year scams cost Australians millions of dollars and cause considerable non-financial harm.
The Techbug has seen the devastating effects scams can have on people and their families. One of the best ways to combat this type of fraud is to stay one step ahead of the scammers by being aware of scams and knowing how to protect yourself.
Contact us if you suspect your are being scammed or unsure about an email you have received.
Resources are available through the ACCC Scamwatch – Black book of Scam’s
The best way to protect yourself is through awareness and education.
We take your internet security seriously and advice on the proper backups, internet security and what to look out for.
Not sure if you are protected? Running a business and would like to ensure you have backups and internet security.
Give us a call 1300 655 121 or contact us via email