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Carol In Your Corner: Scammers Never Rest

May 23, 2015

It must be hard work being a scammer, although business might be slightly affected during March Anti-Scam month, they ...

The CARP Poll: CARP Fraud Poll Report

March 25, 2015

Key Findings   March 24, 2015: Incidence of members experiencing fraud, either themselves or someone they know, has ...

March is Fraud Prevention Month: Read this brief on fraud prevention

March 12, 2015

As Carol Libman said in her column on fraud prevention, March is fraud prevention month but it should really be a ...

Carol In Your Corner: Preventing Fraud

March 12, 2015

PREVENTING FRAUD March is Fraud Prevention Month. Actually, the entire year should be dedicated to ensuring that ...

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Groups look for ways to protect seniors

October 6, 2014

By: Darren MacDonald - Sudbury Northern Life Sep 30, 2014 To address the problem of seniors being scammed by ...

The CARP Poll Report: Fraud Poll

April 4, 2014

Key Findings April 4th, 2014: Close to half of members have suffered fraud or know someone who has, and this ...

Protect Your Pocketbook – Tips to Avoid Financial Explotation

April 4, 2014

This great resource was originally shared on social via Patricia Fleischman. "Protect Your Pocketbook" is a must read ...

Canadian Black Book of Scams

April 3, 2014

This resource is one that is well needed by seniors. It is a resource to help prevent fraud. It is the Canadian Black ...

Double Click – Scam Presentation

December 4, 2013

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Seniors on fixed incomes particularly vulnerable to investment scams

November 1, 2013

Greedy or naive investors can be easily convinced by scammers to invest in get-rich quick schemes before they’ve ...

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