A 56-year-old Winnipegger has been charged with fraud for allegedly acting as an unauthorized immigration consultant. The man acted as a paid immigration consultant when he was not licensed to do so and fraudulently collected fees from clients, the Canada Border Services Agency alleges.
Man misrepresented himself to foreign nationals
The man misrepresented himself to foreign nationals with the promise to provide immigration services to Canada between January 2009 and December 2015. He is scheduled to be in court on Monday.
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Marina Burghard writes for Canadian Fraud News about fraud-related cases, whistleblower, jurisdiction, identity theft, consumer protection, etc. – essentially about scams and how to protect yourself against this kind of fraudulent criminal behavior. She holds a Master’s degree in Political Science where her interest in criminology grew. Besides fraud, Marina’s scientific interest lies in terrorism, extremism and how to deal with it as a society.