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Friday January 30, 2015

New credit card phishing scam hits Canada

The new phishing scam is targeting people in the early morning, when they are sleepy and potentially vulnerable. Daniel Williams, a senior call-taker with the Anti-Fraud Centre, says the scam begins with a phone call early in the morning, between 5 a.m. and 7:30 a.m.

The caller claims to be from the victims’ bank and says a credit card was used without authorization the previous evening.

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