Business scams include scams that mimic real businesses in order to deceive consumers as well as scams that target small businesses.
Any phone call or email from someone claiming to be from their "Head Office" or "Corporate" offices.
Ransomware is the most common type of extortion scam targeting businesses
When selling merchandise online both consumers and businesses need to be aware that not all offers are reputable
Any sale of specialized directories (hard copies, CD-ROM or internet) to businesses and non-profit organizations using misleading representations and deceptive sales techniques
Any false, deceptive, misleading or fraudulent solicitation for office supplies
Financial industry wire fraud occur when Canadian financial institutions and investment brokers receive fraudulent email requests from who they believe to be an existing client
Any false, deceptive, misleading or fraudulent solicitation involving the advertisement of a grant
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