Scams are unscrupulous behaviour by people out to get your money. The government has provided advice on how to deal with scams – on the phone, on the web, in the email – in 10 languages. Get the advice you need to read here.
The best way to protect yourself is through awareness and education.
The Little Black Book of Scams is recognised internationally as an important tool for consumers and small businesses to learn about scams including:
- the most common scams to watch out for
- the different ways scammers can contact you
- the tools scammers use to trick you
- the warning signs
- how to protect yourself, and
- where you can find help.
Individuals and community organisations can place an order for hard copies of The little black book of scams by emailing firstname.lastname@example.org(link sends e-mail) or by contacting the Infocentre on 1300 302 502. We only deliver to addresses within Australia.
Digital copies are also available in:
- Arabic | العربية
- Chinese simplified | 简体中文
- Croatian | Hrvatski
- German | Deutsch
- Greek | Ελληνικά
- Hindi | हिन्दी
- Italian | Italiano
- Macedonian | македонски
- Spanish | Español
- Vietnamese | Tiếng Việt