Don’t fall for the latest online shopping scam
Canadians are relying on online shopping more than ever. However, this puts us at greater risk of being targeted by fraudsters.
Even if you’ve shopped online for years, it’s important to stay up to date on the latest tricks as scammers’ techniques evolve.
In recent years, they’ve gone from asking for wire transfers, banking details, and searching out your credit card number to going after gift cards, cryptocurrency and access to your online bank accounts.
Here are some key tips to protect yourself when shopping online: