21 September 2010 Mystery shopper jobs SCAMwatch and South Australian Police are warning Australian job hunters to be wary of a mystery shopper job scam. 16 September 2010 'Hitman' email scam SCAMwatch and Victoria Police are warning Australians to beware of email death threats from scammers claiming to be ‘hitmen’ hired to kill the email recipient unless they send cash. 9 September 2010 Fake grants from a fake government department SCAMwatch and the Department of Infrastructure, Transport, Regional Development and Local Government are warning Australians of scammers who call offering fake government grants. 7 September 2010 Beware of scam scratchie cards in your letterbox If you unexpectedly receive colourful travel brochures in the mail, be very suspicious if the package also contains scratchie card tickets. 6 September 2010 Do not pay for the Do Not Call Register Don’t let someone trick you into paying to have your number listed on the Australian Government’s free Do Not Call Register. 3 September 2010 Aussie veterans targeted by scam SCAMwatch is warning veterans to be cautious of potential scammers posing as representatives from the Australian Government Department of Veterans’ Affairs (DVA). 3 September 2010 Pedigree pups at prices too good to be true SCAMwatch is again warning consumers to be cautious of classified ads for pedigree pups at prices that are too good to be true. 1 September 2010 Telstra warns of email scam targeting BigPond customers Don’t let scam emails fool you into providing your personal details.