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CARP Financial Report

November 16, 2012

KEY FINDINGS  Fraud November 16, 2012: While members pride themselves on their investing acumen and say their fraud ...

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Canadian Securities Administrators (CSA) Investor Index Survey Results

November 15, 2012

November 14, 2012 - The Canadian Securities Administrators (CSA) released both positive and concerning results from ...

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A Risky Lifeline for the Elderly Is Costing Some Their Homes

October 16, 2012

The very loans that are supposed to help seniors stay in their homes are in many cases pushing them out. Reverse ...


Why seniors tend to give marketers the benefit of the doubt

August 24, 2012

How can you tell that a herbal supplement may not be a miracle pill, or that a “Nigerian prince” is actually of ...


Scam Alert! Have you Received an E-mail from the “CRA”?

July 24, 2012

July 24, 2012- CARP is once again reprinting this warning about CRA scam emails.  Do not reply to emails from CRA.  ...

Scams in the WWW

Scammers Love Tax Time

April 24, 2012

CARP wishes to issue a friendly tax time reminder to be wary of online scams and frauds.  Information sharing and ...


Ask the Doctor: Pain, your car and your wallet: What do they have in common?

April 18, 2012

You must think that this is a very strange title for an article on chronic pain by a pain doctor. However, you will ...

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Financial Advisers Flunk Undercover Sting

April 18, 2012

This article was published by Smart Money on April 2nd 2012.  To see this article and other related articles on Smart ...

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Elderly widow fights to get home back from caregiver

March 9, 2012

This article was published by the Toronto Star on March 9th 2012.  To see this article and other related articles ...

Scams in the WWW

Computer scam goes viral in Canada

March 3, 2012

OTTAWA - The Royal Canadian Mounted Police (RCMP) and their partners at the Canadian Anti Fraud Center (CAFC) are ...