There are many different types of scams, but there are often similar characteristics or tell-tale signs to be on the watch for.

One of the best ways we can protect ourselves against scams in by being aware of the common ways scammers work.

Is this a scam?

This link to Netsafe has a few tell-tale signs of scams: https://www.netsafe.org.nz/common-online-scams/