Canadian dating scams
Firstly, use reverse image searches and tools like to verify a person’s online identity.
VANCOUVER—When it comes to fishy business in Canada, dating scams eclipse all others.
New research from the Better Business Bureau (BBB) has found that in 2018 Canadians lost more than $22.5 million to romance scams, coming out ahead of the infamous CRA tax scams that saw Canadians lose more than $6 million.“The scam was No.
you are helping other people to not fall victim to the same scam.”The BBB has a webpage, Scam Tracker, that allows people to report scams.
Davis also said victims can report through the Canadian Anti-Fraud Centre and also encourages people to contact any money transferring agencies they may have used while being defrauded.
If you receive overly flattering introduction emails or messages on an online dating site, simply don’t respond.