Updated June 2023
BiG Tips: We show you specific scam sites in Wealth, Business, Property and Shares.
These sites show you where and how to be alert to and report consumer and cyber crimes.
Scams involving men over 50yrs old, superannuation, social media, and Virgin tips (bitcoin and more):
- ReportCyber (ASC) They say: “is a national policing initiative that allows the public to securely report instances of cybercrime… [it] leads the Australian Government’s efforts to improve cyber security. Our role is to help make Australia the most secure place to connect online. We monitor cyber threats across the globe 24 hours a day, seven days a week, so we can alert Australians early on what to do. We provide advice and information about how to protect yourself and your business online. When there is a cyber security incident, we provide clear and timely advice to individuals, businesses and critical infrastructure operators.”
- Investment scams target males aged 50-plus Trish Power, Super Guide
- Facecrooks They claim “’The Social Media Watchdog!’ Our mission is to monitor and chronicle the seedy, unsavory and sometimes silly side of social media. We provide relevant and current information on how to safely use social networking sites.”
- Virgin Online Scams Common Richard Branson, Virgin scams, but also other famous personalities Bitcoin Scam Endorsements