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Online abuse and scams

How to keep your personal information safe and avoid being taken advantage of online.

There is plenty to enjoy in the online world, but you are right to be alert to the risks. We can help you understand what to look out for so you can explore safely.

The links on this page take you to free courses and activities on the Be Connected website. Be Connected is an Australian government initiative developed by eSafety and the Department of Social Services to increase the confidence, skills and online safety of older Australians.