Fraud Awareness -- It's Paramount to Protect Yourself

Dec 02, 2019 | Stephanie Woo


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Year over year, incidents of fraud and identity theft continue to rise so knowing how to protect yourself is paramount. 

New scams involving emails, texts, phone calls and fake websites are all made to seem legitimate. A recent RBC & Ipsos survey found that 77% of Canadians believed they were knowledgeable on cyber security but only 16% could identify the majority of cyber terms correctly.  

We want to help protect you and your financial information so we have compiled some tips and resources for you to review.

Learn how you can be tricked via email, phone or social media to share your financial information. 

Read: How Cyber criminals make contact

Protect Yourself.

Read: Link to Government of Canada's Canadian Anti-Fraud Centre

RBC is doing it's best to protect your information.  Through the RBC Digital Banking Security Guarantee you are protected should unauthorized transactions are made through the RBC mobile app or RBC Online Banking. 

To provide you with even greater peace of mind at RBC Dominion Securities, we have developed the 100% DS Online Security Guarantee

We understand how important information security and privacy are to you and want you to stay diligent in protecting your information.  Please share this important information with those you care about.  Protect yourself.

As always, should you with to discuss how Stephanie Woo and her team and help you and your family, feel free to call her at 604.257.3234 or by email stephanie.woo@rbc.com