2021 Seniors Card Discount Directory

44 CONSUMER INFORMATION Consumer and Business Services Scams Be wary if: ´ Emails, texts, or phone calls come out of the blue ´ Someone you’ve never met in person asks for money ´ You’re asked to pay by unusual methods – eg gift cards, iTunes cards, wire transfer or bitcoin ´ Something sounds too good to be true ´ Someone wants remote access to your computer ´ You’re pressured to buy or make a decision quickly. Tips to stay safe online ´ Keep security software up-to-date ´ Check independent reviews about sellers ´ Don’t open anything that looks suspicious - links and attachments in emails or social media may carry a virus or direct you to a fake website. Report scams to scamwatch.gov.au or Consumer and Business Services at cbs.sa.gov.au or 131 882

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