Other Resources

  • Seniors Guidebook to Safety and Security – this excellent RCMP booklet contains practical information for seniors on how to protect themselves from fraudsters.
  • Scams and Fraud – this excellent RCMP resource gives practical information on how to protect yourself and your business from a variety of frauds and scams including: identity theft and identity fraud, advance fee frauds, online auction frauds, and investment and securities frauds including “Ponzi” schemes.
  • Phone Busters – the Canadian Anti-fraud Call Centre
  • Fraud Prevention – the Competition Bureau of Canada
  • FINTRAC – Financial Transactions and Reports Analysis Centre of Canada
  • How to Protect Yourself from Online Scams – resources and answers to questions about phishing and pharming, including: definitions, common schemes, recognizing these scams, and how to protect yourself (Thank you for this contribution from a FEREC Website visitor)