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'Tis the Season...for Identity Theft

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.
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Richmond Men Exposed Online

RICHMOND, B.C. - Richmond RCMP are warning young men in the Vancouver suburb to make better choices about the private details — or parts — they reveal online.Mounties say they have investigated four i...
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2011's Top Targets For Scammers

VANCOUVER - The B.C. Better Business Bureau says Internet users and Hydro customers were among the biggest targets of con artists last year.The bureau has released its list of the top 10 scams of 2011...