Hacking leads to frozen accounts and stopped EI payments for P.E.I. residents

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April 30, 2021 – A growing number of P.E.I. residents have had the accounts connected to their employment insurance frozen, and their payments stopped, after the accounts were hacked.  

Mackayla Morrison of Tyne Valley says she was hacked last September and had to go six weeks without income while she was on maternity leave. 

The mother of four young children said it took an emotional toll, with many sleepless nights spent worrying about how she was going to pay the bills. CBC News reports. | READ MORE