Each year, Canadians lose millions of dollars by falling victim to scams and fraud. Educating yourself on common scams can help prevent you from becoming a victim.
It’s hard to keep up with all the many different kinds of scams. There are also new ones all the time. Your best defense is to educate yourself and do your research before spending money.
To help you out, Crime Prevention Ottawa has developed a new information sheet: Identifying a Scam: Do Your Research and Protect Yourself!
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