Scams, Online Smarts & Safety

Canadian Anti-Fraud Centre

Canadian Anti-Fraud Centre The CAFC is Canada's central repository for data, intelligence and resource material as it relates to fraud.
www.antifraudcentre-centreantifraude.ca/index-eng.htm

Consumer Reports

Consumer Reports Get access to expert, unbiased Ratings of over 5,000 products. Plus reviews, expert buying advice, product comparisons, user reviews and more.
www.consumerreports.org/cro/index.htm

Seniors Guidebook to Safety and Security

Seniors Guidebook to Safety and Security This information is directed towards the community and, more specifically, seniors and their care givers in recognizing elder abuse, safety concerns, frauds and scams.
www.rcmp-grc.gc.ca/en/seniors-guidebook-safety-and-security?wbdisable=true

Personal Information and Scams Protection - A Canadian Practical Guide

Personal Information and Scams Protection - A Canadian Practical Guide An ounce of prevention is worth a pound of cure. This is particularly true in the case of crime prevention through education and awareness. This guide, the Canadian Practical Guide, is a prevention tool. It builds on its successful predecessor, the Student Practical Guide.
www.publicsafety.gc.ca/cnt/cntrng-crm/plcng/cnmcs-plcng/rsrch-prtl/dtls-en.aspx?d=PS&i=80250672

Fraud Prevention Videos

Fraud Prevention Videos By bringing to life the warnings and advice contained in the booklet, the videos demonstrate the tactics that fraudsters use to deceive consumers and businesses, and show Canadians how they can protect themselves and their families from fraud.
www.competitionbureau.gc.ca/eic/site/cb-bc.nsf/eng/h_00122.html

Internet Safety Resources

Internet Safety Resources Several links to resources from the RCMP.
www.rcmp-grc.gc.ca/is-si/index-eng.htm

Identity Theft and Identity Fraud Victim Assistance Guide

Identity Theft and Identity Fraud Victim Assistance Guide Navigating through the system as a victim can be time-consuming and confusing. This guide should help start you off in the right direction.
www.rcmp-grc.gc.ca/scams-fraudes/victims-guide-victimes-eng.htm