Types of fraud

Explore the different kinds of ways fraud can happen, and how to protect yourself.

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Online, Text and Email Fraud

Spot authentic emails and texts. Learn about what a real CIBC message looks like.
 
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Debit and credit card fraud

Protect your wallet. Learn how to keep your physical cards safe from fraud.
 
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Identity theft

Learn about how to protect your identity from being stolen.
 
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Cheque fraud

Cheques still account for billions of payments each year. Learn how to avoid getting a fake cheque.
 
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Other common fraud examples

Don’t fall victim to fake contests or phony surveys. Learn how these schemes work.
 

Fraud Alerts

 

Email Alerts

Text Message Alerts

Think you've been a victim of fraud? Let's get in touch.

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  Describe the fraudulent incident

  Attach or include any fraudulent emails you
      received or anti-virus/anti-spyware scan logs

A laptop and smartphone both showing C I B C homepages

  Describe the fraudulent incident

  Attach or include any fraudulent emails you
      received or anti-virus/anti-spyware scan logs

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