Romance scammers: ‘Are you falling in love, or falling victim?’

Ottawa (February 14, 2020) – On Valentine’s day, the RCMP brought to the attention of Canadians the danger of romance scams resulting from online relationships. According to the Canadian Anti-Fraud Centre (CAFC), 682 Canadians reported in 972 complaints in 2019 for a combined loss of $19 million to romance scammers. Romance scammers often use fake … Continue reading Romance scammers: ‘Are you falling in love, or falling victim?’