A scam is designed to con you out of money or personal details (for example a PIN number) and it can take many forms.  The best way to protect yourself is to be aware of the different types of scams so you can easily spot them.  Always be wary of tempting offers, if something sounds too good to be true, it usually is!  In this lesson students will learn what a scam is, the types of scams that are out there, how to protect against them and what to do if they or someone they know gets scammed.


Activity One: Watch out for scams

Activity Two: Avoiding scams