Websites to watch

Cyber(smart:) website CybersmartExternal Link provides activities, resources and practical advice to help children, teens and parents safely enjoy the online world. Cybersmart also offers training and resources for schools and materials for library staff.

Developed by the Australian Communications and Media AuthorityExternal Link, Cybersmart is part of the Australian Government's cybersafety program, and contains a wealth of useful information about protecting your identity and personal information online.

The 'Financial tips and safety checks' page on the website for the Australian Securities and Investments Commission offers money tips, advice about financial products, and information about scams and warnings. Go to Link

Protect your financial identity
The 'Protect your Financial Identity' website was developed by the Australian Bankers' Association, the Australian High Tech Crime Centre and the Australian Securities and Investments Commission. The website provides information about how to protect your financial identity in everyday life and minimise the damage if a problem occurs. Go to Link

In conference

23rd conference of the Australian and New Zealand Society of CriminologyExternal Link

International Serious and Organised Crime Conference 2010External Link

Read between the lines

Risks of money laundering and the financing of terrorism arising from alternative remittance systemsExternal Link

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