Be Connected - How to pay online

Build your confidence by learning how to pay safely for items online.

We look at the different methods you can use for paying online, including direct deposits, credit and debit cards. We will also introduce a very popular and common payment service called PayPal, and discover how this service can be used for safer online purchases.

This course covers:

  • Ways to pay for goods online
  • Pros and cons of PayPal
  • Setting up a PayPal account
  • Understanding extra costs
  • Protecting your credit or debit card.

Be Connected is an Australian government initiative committed to building the confidence, digital skills and online safety of older Australians.

This event is part of the Be Connected Grant Funded program. To join this event, you need to be 50+ years and complete a 2-minute survey for Be Connected statistical purposes only.

Visitor Information

Visiting Chatswood Library: We follow NSW Health guidelines for the health and safety of our community and staff. Please read our Conditions of Entry before your visit.

This event may be filmed or photographed. Images may be used on Council websites, publications, social media channels and circulated to the press and other media organisations for publication, transmission or broadcast. If you do not wish your image to be published, please notify staff before the event.


  • Thursday, 27 April 2023 | 11:00 AM - 12:00 PM


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