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Scammers are increasingly using fake charities or impersonating real charities to take advantage of people’s generosity and compassion, with losses reported to the ACCC’s Scamwatch increasing steadily over the past four years.

SCAMwatch is warning people to beware of online scams – surveys, emails and social-media posts – offering fake gift vouchers or other bogus inducements in return for disclosing credit card and other personal information.

… Computer cold call virus scam – scammers outsmarted! … Joint action between three … your computer, money or your personal details, just hang up. … How these scams work … You receive a call out of the …

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