Scammers have been recently contacting some sellers advising them that they have won a free car wash from carsales.
Please note that this message is not from carsales. carsales is not running a free car wash promotion.
If you are unsure whether a promotion by carsales is legitimate, you can contact our customer service team by calling 13 72 53 or email email@example.com.
If you are engaged in any on-going correspondence with someone you suspect of being a scammer, exercise caution; do not provide any personal or financial information or part with any money or goods, including your vehicle.
If you have seen or have experienced a scam, we strongly suggest you call your local police or contact the Australian Competition and Consumer Affairs Commission:
- Phone: 1300 302 502; or
- Online report: follow the links on www.scamwatch.gov.au
- You can also report online fraud to Australian Government via the website http://www.acorn.gov.au/
- We also recommend that you sign up for the Stay Smart Online email alerts https://www.staysmartonline.gov.au/alert_service/subscribe