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So much to know.

More than 500 scams, on average, are reported every day.*

Scammers don’t just try to get you with the scams you know. By upping your knowledge you could get 10/10 on your next quiz.  Visit Westpac’s security hub to find out how you can help stay protected, take the Security Wellbeing Check and read about different types of scams.  You can also find information on government sites such as Scamwatch or the Australian Cyber Security Centre. Remember to share what you have learnt with family and friends to help protect them.

Knowledge will help you beat the scammers

Scammers target everyone and are always evolving. To beat them you must be aware of how they operate, what you can do to protect yourself and know how trusted companies protect you. The below links will take you to information to help you beat the scammers.  

Types of scams

Learn how you can spot different types of scams and what you can do to avoid becoming a target.


Protect yourself and your business

Complete our security checklists to lower the chance of you or your business becoming a target.

Security Wellbeing Check

To help keep you up to date with the latest security features, we’ve introduced the Security Wellbeing Check. Found in the Westpac App, it checks your Westpac settings and suggests how you can improve the security of your banking facilities.

Things you should know

*Based on scams reported to financial institutions and government agencies, such as Scamwatch and the Australian Cyber Security Centre.