What are some common scams I should look out for?

With cyber fraud incidents on the rise and fraudsters waging sophisticated attacks through phone, text, and email, it’s important to recognize the warning signs that someone is trying to scam you.

Here are some of the most common scams that fraudsters are currently using to steal your money and personal information:

  • Phishing, smishing, and vishing
  • Fake websites and online shopping fraud
  • Fake mobile apps
  • Mail fraud
  • Job scams
  • Cheque scams
  • Vacation scams
  • Romance scams

Visit our Cybersecurity & Fraud Hub to learn how to recognize, reject, and report these common scams.

Last updated February 6, 2023