There have been a number of potential scams doing the rounds again recently, particularly in relation to COVID-19 and the pandemic. To help you stay protected, SCAMwatch is a website run by the Australian Competition and Consumer Commission (ACCC) that provides information to consumers and small businesses about how to recognise, avoid and report scams. The website contains information on (and how to avoid) a number of scams both online and by other means, as well as providing a quick and easy way to report potential scams. This is a great website to have bookmarked in your browser, as a quick check after my recent phone call confirmed that it was not genuine. To find out more, just go to their website (