Media Advisory - Competition Bureau to announce top 10 scams of 2016 in Montreal

As part of Fraud Prevention Month 2017

OTTAWA, Feb. 23, 2017 /CNW/ - On March 1, 2017, the Competition Bureau will announce the Top 10 Scams that targeted Canadians and Montrealers in 2016. We will be joined by Option consommateurs, Union des consommateurs and other partners of the Fraud Prevention Forum in Montreal.

This event is organized in conjunction with the Better Business Bureau announcement event held simultaneously in Vancouver.

Media are invited to attend the event.



March 1, 2017


1:00 p.m. EST


Sun Life Building

1155 Metcalfe Street, Suite 950

Montreal, QC

H3B 2V6


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For further information: Media Relations: Telephone: 819-994-5945, Email:; For general enquiries, please contact: Information Centre, Competition Bureau, Telephone: 819-997-4282, Toll free: 1-800-348-5358, TTY (hearing impaired): 1-800-642-3844,


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