Launch of 2021 edition of Fraud Prevention Month

Media advisory

February 25, 2021 – GATINEAU, QC – Competition Bureau

The Competition Bureau’s annual Fraud Prevention Month campaign will launch on March 1st, 2021. The campaign will focus on raising awareness about online shopping scams and deceptive practices, including non-delivery of goods, subscription traps and fake online reviews.

Members of the media are invited to contact the Competition Bureau to speak with the Commissioner of Competition, Matthew Boswell, and other  Bureau spokespersons about online shopping fraud and the 2021 Fraud Prevention Month campaign.

Date:                February 26 and March 1st, 2021

Time:               By appointment via

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