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The ACCC has warned of scammers impersonating energy and telecommunications providers and demanding payments in the wake of thousands of fake billing scams costing consumers losses of nearly $8000.

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The Australian Communications Consumer Action Network says telcos do well out of the telecommunications industry, and need to step up and resolve complaints about third-party charges themselves, not send their customers off to third-party providers for resolution.

Telstra has agreed to pay a penalty over the management of its Premium Direct Billing service after the competition watchdog alleged that the telco made false or misleading representations to consumers over the third-party service.

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