The Department of Human Services has just announced a three-year arrangement with IDCARE to help victims of scams and identity theft.Continue reading Caring for ID fraud victims
Stay Smart Online Week (7 – 11 Oct) is about raising awareness of the ways you can protect yourself online.Continue reading Stay Smart Online
Watch the latest #DHSTV for an update from Hank Jongen about what’s happening at the Department of Human Services during October 2019.Continue reading October 2019 UPDATE #DHSTV
The Department of Human Services warns people to be aware of the growing threat of scam emails, phone calls and SMS messages pretending to be from the department. Continue reading Media Resource – Scams
Imagine you’re sitting at home having dinner when the phone rings.
You answer and the person on the line says they’re from Medicare.Continue reading Australians don’t drop your guard.
Watch the latest #DHSTV for an update from Hank Jongen about what’s happening at the Department of Human Services during July 2019.
Watch for more information about balancing family payments, preparing for tax time, and scams.
As we look for the perfect presents for our loved ones, clever criminals are looking for their own Christmas gift – your money and identity.
Continue reading Tis’ the scamming season
Watch the latest #DHSTV for an update from Hank Jongen about what’s happening at the Department of Human Services during December 2018. Continue reading December 2018 Update #DHSTV
There is a new email scam pretending to be from Medicare, telling people they are owed a rebate of over $200.
The Department of Human Services can confirm the malicious websites have now been removed.