Scam Alerts
10/14/2016
As a leader in advancing marketplace trust, Better Business Bureau Serving Eastern and Northern Ontario and the Outaouais (BBB) is warning consumers of the dangers of businesses that offer loans for an ..
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09/22/2016
Recently there have been a high volume of complaints regarding calls claiming to be from the Ottawa Chamber of Commerce, inquiring into personal and commercial real estate opportunities.
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05/24/2016
Better Business Bureau is reissuing a warning about JustFly.com, an online travel agency that has racked up more than 250 complaints with BBB, earning it an F rating and generating an investigation by “..
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08/11/2015
Advanced Air Quality has advised the BBB that there is another company pretending to be them. Consumers are being harassed by telemarketers using aggressive and vul..
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05/29/2015
Taking a vacation this summer? Be extra careful when booking accommodations online. Fake websites appear to offer travelers a convenient way to reserve hotel rooms, but t..
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03/11/2015
Microsoft tech support is calling you. They’ve been notified that your computer is sending out “error” messages, or you have some other vague technical problem that “need..
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02/25/2015
It’s one of those scams that just keeps reappearing… each time with a new twist. The customer survey scam is back, this time as a phishing email that tries to trick you i..
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02/10/2015
Source: Canada Revenue Agency Ottawa, ON – The Better Business Bureau (BBB) warns consumers of recent emails that claim to be from the Canada Revenue Agency (CRA), but th..
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02/04/2015
Scammers Lock up Cell Phones in Ransom Scam Scammers are using malware to extort money from unsuspecting smartphone users. This virus, known as "ransomware," freezes up y..
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