TOP 10 SCAMS 2016 "Winnipeg, MB – BBB’s across Canada have been working diligently to bring you the most prevalent scams that targeted Canadians in 2016. This year’s nefarious list is an amalgamation of information gathered from BBB’s Scam Tracker website, the Canadian Anti-Fraud Centre and concerns brought forward by sponsors and community partners.The truth is, it’s not good news and the numbers don’t lie. Canadians lost more money in 2016 than the previous two years. In fact, 50% more than in 2015. Last year, scammers took over 90 million out of the pockets of Canadians in a menagerie of ways from fake employment to online dating to misleading reviews.