An “American” tourist and lothario posing as a cruise line captain has scammed at least five women and two men in Mandurah and Perth.
- by Carla Hildebrandt
The "A Living Workshop" support group has been advertised around the Margaret River and Busselton region, and refers to its new members as "Seeds".
- by staff writers
The Targeting Scams report was released on Wednesday morning and provided an insight into scam activity in Australia throughout 2017.
- by Hannah Barry
Australians reported losing a whopping $340 million to scams in 2017, an ACCC report has found, but it's not dating scams costing people the most.
- by Rachel Clun
There were more than 700 reports of scams in the ACT were received by the national watchdog in 2017
- by Andrew Brown
Victims are contacted through Facebook and told they have won $7.5 million in the 'Facebook Lottery', but need to pay a fee to release the money.
- by Toby Crockford
One customer, who received a fake Telstra bill, called the number provided and was asked to provide a driver’s licence and date of birth.
- by Jennifer Duke & Cole Latimer