Online Scams

10 Nutzoid Catfish Stories

The Huffington Post Canada | Emma Prestwich | Posted 08.16.2016 | Canada Living

This is the nightmarish side of online romance.

'Tis the Season...for Identity Theft

Jeffrey Schwartz | Posted 01.27.2015 | Canada Business
Jeffrey Schwartz

It's the most wonderful time of the year -- especially for online scammers. With holiday shopping also comes the downside of scams that are aimed at frugal shoppers trying to stretch their dollars. Contrary to the season of giving, these fraudulent tricks are aimed at taking your identity and financial information, and for scammers to thrive.

12 Online Scams To Avoid During The Holidays

The Huffington Post Canada | Posted 11.22.2012 | Canada Living

"On the first day of Christmas, my true love gave to me" ... an online scammer who stole all my mo-ney. This sounds like the worst holiday shoppin...

Want To Avoid Getting Scammed This Year? Watch Out For These Bad Boys

CBC | Posted 03.05.2012 | Canada Living

The Better Business Bureau has released its list of the top 10 scams of 2012, warning scammers are capitalizing by using false pretences to con consum...