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Making the Most of your Online Subscriptions

Making the Most of your Online Subscriptions

The latest report from Paypal has revealed that online subscription based spending is growing with more than 50 percent of Australians spending an average of $32 a month on subscriptions. Recently I spoke with Emily Curlewis from Paypal Australia about subscription services and along with more findings from their report she offers up some great tips for managing or signing[Read More…]

Here’s What a Phishing Scam Looks Like

Here’s What a Phishing Scam Looks Like

Phishing (no, not Fishing) is when a malicious entity (Cyber-criminal) attempts to obtain information from you for financial benefit by attempting to disguise themselves as a trustworthy entity an electronic communications.   This could be on social media, SMS, telephone or email. So how do you spot a Phishing attempt?  Here’s an email example.              [Read More…]

PayPal mCommerce Report – Aussie’s Slack on Mobile Security.

PayPal mCommerce Report – Aussie’s Slack on Mobile Security.

When it comes to Mobile Security when shopping online, Australian have some work to do. This is the finding of PayPal’s new mCommerce research released this week. Some of the key findings from the report are;   Despite our concern around mobile security, the majority of us don’t do anything about it Australians having experienced a mobile security breach! Millenials[Read More…]

Mobile shopping surge this Christmas

Mobile shopping surge this Christmas

It may not quite be december but you may have already noticed that Christmas Shopping is already in full swing…and getting busier by the day.    Last week I spoke with Cathy Jamieson from PayPal Australia who says they’re expecting a surge in Smartphone shopping this year.   Cathy also shares tips from PayPal to help shoppers stay safe while[Read More…]

PayPal offers up some mobile shopping tips

PayPal offers up some mobile shopping tips

New research from PayPal has revealed that Australians spend more time preparing for Christmas than celebrating the actual day…but perhaps it could be made easier by getting smart with out smartphones.   Late last week I spoke with Adrian Christie from PayPal Australia about mobile shopping trends around Christmas time and how we could use some of our smartphone time better.[Read More…]