Mail scams


Below are the most common scams associated with the postal or private mail carrier service.

International mail scams

Various international mail scams continue to target Canadian consumers through the inheritance, prize or psychic scams

Job scams

Any false, deceptive, misleading or fraudulent solicitation offering employment and requesting an advance fee to secure the job

Prize scams

Any false, deceptive, misleading or fraudulent solicitation advising victims they have won – or have a chance to win – a prize

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