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Fraud Prevention Month: COVID Isn't Helping

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In Canada between March 6, 2020 and January 31, 2021, there have been 11,502 reports of COVID-19 fraud, 9,797 victims, and $7 million lost to related scams.

COVID-19 has given scammers new opportunities to take advantage of Canadians during this difficult and uncertain time. This data and the following suggestions are from the Government of Canada’s website, COVID-19: Frauds and Scams.

Tips are attached as a FILE in this post or HERE

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1 4_PDFsam_March_Newsletter_2021.pdf
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  • Published

    Mar 15, 2021

  • Subject Area
    • Safety, Security, Finances, & Personal Planning
    • Information, Referral, & Advocacy
  • Audience
    • Service Providers (Non-profits, Community Organizations, Local government)
    • Health Authorities
    • Caregivers, Seniors & Volunteers
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