Opinion

Australians lose $5200 a minute to scammers

Peter Martin
Updated May 1 2024 - 2:05pm, first published 5:30am

What if the government was doing everything it could to stop thieves making off with our money, except the one thing that could really work?

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Peter Martin

Peter Martin

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Peter Martin is the business and economy editor of the Conversation and a visiting fellow at the Crawford School of Public Policy at the Australian National University. He is a former economics editor of The Canberra Times.

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