The Competition Bureau of Canada has published the The Little Black Book of Scams 2nd Edition and it is available online at https://www.competitionbureau.gc.ca/eic/site/cb-bc.nsf/eng/04333.htm. The information is invaluable and should be of interest to virtually everyone. Over the next few months we will be publishing the information from the The Little Black Book of Scams 2nd Edition, one scam at a time. Last week we published Door to Door Scams. Today the topic is:
Stay up to date on the schemes targeting businesses!
Organizations of any size can still be duped by clever frauds, so make sure you know about them. A typical one is the directory fraud. A fraudster sends your company a proposal for a listing or advertisement in a magazine, journal or business directory, or an online directory. They’ll call to confirm the address and other details. Then the accounting department will receive…