Elderly woman loses $46,000 in 'traumatic' iTunes gift card scam

By Bhakthi Puvanenthiran
Updated June 28 2018 - 1:26pm, first published July 27 2017 - 12:00am
Scammers purporting to be from telcos or government agencies are requesting iTunes gift cards as a method of payment.
Scammers purporting to be from telcos or government agencies are requesting iTunes gift cards as a method of payment.

A 74-year-old Melbourne woman has been swindled out of $46,000 by scammers who groomed her to buy 330 iTunes gift cards as part of their crime.

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