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Canada Post warns residents of a phishing e-mail

April 16, 2021 – A reader contacted Saultonline after receiving what he thought was a fraudulent e-mail from Canada Post.

The e-mail reads, “Dear xxxxxxxxxxx, We tried to ship a parce to your address and no one was home and it was returned to Warehouse, First Shipment was paid by sender, the new one a small fee of 2.98 CAD is required, if you want a new shipment please follow the steps below… >>Yes! Make a new shipment!<< Please make sure you provide the correct details.  Thank You! Canada Post Team.”

Saultonline reached out to Canada Post to confirm that this was a phishing e-mail. Phil Legault, media relations for Canada Post confirmed it was. Saultonline reports. | READ MORE