Written By: Andy Levy-Ajzenkopf
March 29, 2011
March: the month that normally segues winter into spring. But did you know it's also Fraud Awareness Month?
The issue was brought into sharp focus this month with scammers using the March 11 earthquake in Japan to commit charity donation fraud. The RCMP even published an alert on its website to guide the public in ensuring organizations were legitimate and that donations were used for their intended purpose.