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They once appeared in letterboxes in colourful envelopes promising millions, but scams are becoming increasingly difficult to spot as they trickle into the mobile phones, email accounts and personal lives of Australians.

This list identifies the 10 most commonly-reported scams

1. Pay up-front, advanced fee scams
2. Phishing & identity theft
3. Computer hacking
4. Lottery and sweepstakes
5. Online shopping scams
6. Unexpected prizes
7. False billing
8. Job and employment scams
9. Dating and romance scams
10. Mobile phone scams

Follow this link to  ABC News and find out how to beat them.

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