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Phone calls are circulating demanding a $100 ‘fee’ to stay on the Do Not Call Register.
Protect yourself from the Centrelink scam
The ACMA is reminding consumers to raise their guard as the new financial year is a prime time for tax related scams.
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Queensland-based solar power business, Instyle Solar Pty Ltd, has paid a $10,800 infringement notice for failing to obtain consent to call numbers on the Do Not Call Register.
The Telemarketing and Research Industry Standard 2007 has been replaced by the Telecommunications (Telemarketing and Research Calls) Industry Standard 2017.
Convenience meals manufacturer has paid penalties
Smartphones and tablets are used to connect, shop, work, bank, research, track our fitness and complete hundreds of other tasks any time, and from any location. Treat your phone like your wallet—keep it safe and with you at all times. More advice from Stay Smart Online at https://www.staysmartonline.gov.au/protect-yourself/protect-your-stuff/mobiles-and-tablets
Are streaming services getting you through the school holidays? Our streaming guide can help you make an informed choice about the services you use and the amount you stream—so you don’t get caught out on your next telco bill. http://www.acma.gov.au/Citizen/Internet/Internet-services/Internet-connection/streaming-services---get-the-full-story?utm_source=s0cial&utm_medium=s0cial&utm_campaign=stream
Watch out for scammers at tax time! Be wary of emails, SMS and phone calls claiming to be from the ATO— these could be scams trying to trick you into paying money or providing personal information. The Australian Taxation Office has advice to help you verify or report a scam. https://www.ato.gov.au/General/Online-services/Identity-security/Verify-or-report-a-scam/
RT @Scamwatch_gov: Deadline for Western Union refund claims extended to 31 May There's a new deadline of 31 May 2018 to submit a refund cl…
RT @CommsAu: We’ve developed new principles to improve spectrum efficiency and Commonwealth use – see more: https://t.co/zgavCO7N9e https:/…
@davidUXs @Optus Hi David, This is likely to be a matter for @acccgovau
ACMA Chair, Nerida O’Loughlin, discusses the ACMA’s Communications Report as well as 5G and the Internet of Things… https://t.co/QXXDx7ns2F