Walk away, hang up, delete or shred

Walk away, hang up, delete or shred an offer that sounds too good to be true.

There are many types of scams that are designed to take your money. Look below for some helpful information.

  • There are many types of scams that take place over the phone. To find information on telemarketing and tips for shopping over the phone visit the telemarketing section of the Canadian Consumer Handbook.
  • Are you worried that some charities who call are not legitimate? Check out the charities section of the Canadian Consumer Handbook.
  • Be careful when you shop and interact online. Keep your guard up for scams and bogus offers. For information and help when you shop online visit: