Criminals prey on your trust and lack of computer literacy
Members of the Ontario Provincial Police (OPP) Anti-Rackets Branch and the Canadian Anti-Fraud Centre say service scams are ploys to extort money and personal information from unwitting victims.
Service scams typically involve individuals who use high-tech sounding jargon to offer support telecommunications, Internet, finance, medical and energy services. This category of scams may also include offers such as extended warranties, insurance, and door-to-door sales.
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