Be Aware: International Student Scams

Social Media and Online Scams Online forums and social media sites are great for keeping in touch with friends and family but be careful about what information you put online and who you allow to see it. Here are a few tips to protect yourself from online Crime: Don’t accept friend requests or invitations from…

Fee Scams—never pay tuition fees to a third party

There have been reports of University students in Australia being victims of fee scams. The scam involves someone recommending a third party who provides a fee discount – presumably on the assumption that fees are negotiable and the third party can bargain hard. Students are advised to pay their fees less a discount to the…

Warning – be aware of fee scam

There have been a number of reports of a fee scam. The scam involves a friend recommending a third party who provides a fee discount – presumably on the assumption that fees are negotiable and the third party has a capacity to bargain hard. Students are advised to pay their fees less 10% to the third…