New Alert Warns Businesses during Fraud Prevention Month

Media advisory

March 15, 2021 - GATINEAU, QC - Competition Bureau

Today, the Competition Bureau warned businesses to watch out for four pervasive scams. Fraudsters see the current global health crisis as an opportunity to target businesses with creative and convincing frauds. The annual Fraud Prevention Month campaign, which launched on March 1st, 2021, raises awareness about scams and deceptive practices.

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 scams targeting businesses and the 2021 Fraud Prevention Month campaign.

Date:                March 15-19, 2021

Time:               By appointment via ic.media-cb-bc.ic@canada.ca

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