Protecting your personal and financial information
The Australian Government provides web resources to help you protect your personal and financial information so you stay safe online.
Stay Smart Online is designed to help you understand the risks and simple steps you can take to protect your personal and financial information online.
Email and online scams
Scamwatch provides alerts about how to protect yourself from scams, targeting people both online and offline. Find out about new scams, how to report a scam, and where to get help if you’ve been the victim of a scam. There are tips on how to protect yourself in various languages.
The Monash eSolutions website has information on:
To find out more about staying safe online, take a look at our cyber security site and information sheet on avoiding scams (pdf, 0.15 mb).
You can also watch the videos below for more practical tips.