Thursday, June 25, 2015

613-944-4000 (Fraud calls using this number)

Someone is somehow calling people and this phone number appears on your caller ID as 613-944-4000. The caller makes a fraudulent claim stating that you have a problem with your citizenship and things of that nature. Somehow they are appear to have the legitimate government department phone number appear as their number on your caller ID.

Monday, June 1, 2015

613-993-7367, Scammers

Pakistani callers trying to scare people into believing they are in trouble with the law and trying to get them to pay money.

Friday, February 6, 2015

647-409-7807

Some sort of scam recording saying they are from Hilton Hotels giving you a complimentary stay at their location.

Thursday, January 29, 2015

The Common Espresso bar coming to Bloor and Brunswick



The Common coffee shop coming to the Annex, likely in March. Right now under construction. Their coffee is tremendous, and their Americano would blow all the other coffee shops (Starbucks, Aroma, Second) out of the water in terms of quality and is around the same price (2 bucks).

Sunday, December 14, 2014

[PayPal Verification] Update Your Account Information ‏scam email (Fraud)





[PayPal Verification] Update Your Account Information ‏scam email (Fraud)

This person is trying to steal your information.

A few tipoffs:

"Measures" is spelled "Mesures"
"Unknown" is spelled "Uknowen"

The website you go to is not PayPal.com, it is
https://rsj17.rhostjh.com/~rcalinsi/uptade-account/paypalHOBfihaziebdziebd/3478a2917822ebd7001266d8624395f5/mpp/update/

The site has the PayPal logo and none of the links at the bottom of the site work. They are just fraudulent.


 

Friday, December 12, 2014

Tim Hortons and McDonalds colluding on prices?







Both Tim Hortons and McDonalds raise their prices on coffee 10 cents. A small goes from $1.40 to $1.50.