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Your bank
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Your insurance company
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A technology company (Google, Facebook et al)
  7%
 
Your telco, ISP or utility
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A retailer (Coles, Woolworths et al)
  2%
 
A Federal Government agency (ATO, Centrelink etc)
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A State Government agency (Health dept, etc)
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