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It doesn't have to be tax season to receive fraudulent requests that impersonate the Canada Revenue Agency.

Protect Yourself from Fraudulent Canada Revenue Agency Scams

It doesn’t have to be tax season to receive fraudulent requests that impersonate the Canada Revenue Agency. Because the Canada Revenue Agency (CRA) has information on all Canadian taxpayers, fraudsters try to impersonate the CRA to trick you into revealing your personal and private information. In addition, fraudsters will impersonate CRA to falsely demand tax […]

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Winnipeg Insurance Brokers Limited, Insurance Fraud Protection

Insurance Fraud Prevention

The Canadian Coalition Against Insurance Fraud defines insurance fraud as any act or omission with a view to illegally obtaining an insurance benefit — in other words, any action where claimants walk away with money to which they’re not entitled. Common types of insurance fraud include fabricated claims, padding of actual claims, and false statements […]

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If you've been scammed, don't be embarrassed—it can happen to anyone.

Got Scammed? Speak Up!

By their very nature, scams are designed to deceive unsuspecting victims.  Now that you know, you can help make sure others don’t fall into the same trap you did. It’s important to report the incident as soon as possible. Gather Your Evidence When reporting a scam, it is important to provide as much information as […]

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Getting Heating Appliances Ready for Winter

Be Safe during the Upcoming Heating Season

Yes, winter is coming… As the weather begins to cool, we are all reminded that we need to get our furnaces or other heating appliances ready for winter. Fuel-burning appliances like water heaters, furnaces, dryers, stoves, and fireplaces require fresh air intake to burn efficiently and safely. Without proper venting, the use of these appliances […]

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