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Don’t be on the hook for hundreds of thousands of dollars…

February 24, 2012

Going on vacation? Think travel health insurance is going to protect you if something goes wrong? Marketplace exposes ...

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Your Guide to the Supreme Court’s Recent Securities Ruling and Protecting your Investments

January 13, 2012

Broad Strokes (The Macro-Economic Context) Canada presents a somewhat embarrassing spectacle at the International ...

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Ottawa will not go ahead with securities plan: Flaherty

January 13, 2012

This article was originally published in the Globe and Mail on December 22nd 2011.  To view the original article as ...

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Securities Administrators release Top 5 investment frauds to watch out for

November 28, 2011

The Canadian Securities Administrators (CSA) recently released a list of 5 common traps scam artists use to entice ...

Ombudsman for Banking Services and Investments Releases List of Frequently-Seen Seniors Issues

June 24, 2011

For immediate release June 15, 2011: TORONTO – June is Seniors’ Month in Canada, a time to celebrate ...

March is Fraud Prevention Month 10 Tips to keep you ahead of the Scammers

March 11, 2011

1. Don't let your thirst for a bargain get in the way of common sense. If an offer seems too good to be true, it ...

Preventing Fraud in a Digital Age Conference

March 11, 2011

March 11th 2011: CARP’s Manager of Community Development, Anthony Quinn, is the lead on our campaign against ...

Financial Fraud Report

March 10, 2011

March 11, 2011 KEY FINDINGS Close to one quarter of members have had financial fraud attempts made against them, and, ...

Fraud Updates

February 25, 2011

February 25th 2011 Busted! We’re happy to report that Ontario's Halton Regional Police announced several arrests ...

Protecting Seniors from On-line Fraud

February 11, 2011

CARP's Manager of Community Development, Anthony Quinn has been asked to join a panel discussion on the topic, ...