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National Scams Awareness Week

Westpac proudly supports National Scams Awareness Week, an annual initiative from the Australian Competition and Consumer Commission (ACCC) to raise awareness about scams.

This year’s campaign focuses on threat-based impersonation scams, with the slogan ‘Stop and check: Is this for real?’ Do you know how these scams work and what to look out for?

How we protect you

With SecurID® tokens, Westpac Protect™ SMS code, our security guarantee and security certificate, plus many measures to minimise the risk of credit card fraud.

How to protect yourself

Tips to avoid scams and viruses; strategies to safeguard your identity and keep credit cards secure; plus smart banking on your mobile.

Fraud and scams

Be aware of the many types of online, mobile and credit card fraud, plus ways of identifying and reporting scams.

Online security checklist

Updating your operating system on a regular basis is the first line of defence in keeping your computer secure. See more tips in our online security checklist.

Additional Support

What to do if you suspect you have been the target of fraud, scams or identity theft.