This might be a scam, be very careful. Someone might be pretending to be your friend. Don’t give them any money. Check with your friend on the phone or in person. Ask other trusted friends if they know what is happening.

Look at the Scamwatch website: https://www.scamwatch.gov.au/

Listen
Listen
Look
Look
Read
Read
Watch
Watch

Who Can Help? (Service Providers)

logo-helpline-1.png Helpline
TEWLS logo 2018 TEWLS (Top End Women’s Legal Service)
Text based resources about this topic

Read

Online scams

This web page has information for young people about online scams.

Types of scams

This web page shows different kinds of scams and what they look like

Common Facebook Scams

This webpage shows 5 common Facebook scams

Watch videos about this topic

Watch

Facebook Scams – Yolngu Matha

This video talks about Facebook scams (Yolngu Matha version)

 

Facebook Scams – English

This video talks about Facebook scams (English version)

 

Glossary: What these words mean

scam

A scam is when someone lies to get money or information from you.

 

This website gives general legal information. It is not legal advice. If you need advice for your problem, please talk to a lawyer.

Click here to find a legal service near you.

If there is information on this website that you think is wrong please contact us.

This website is a project of the NT Community Legal Education Network.
logo-ppt It has been developed with the generous support of the Law Society Public Purposes Trust.
Quick Exit