1. Have you or someone you know been a victim of fraud – if so, what happened?
  2. Do you think you’re safer to use your credit or debit card? Why?
  3. Have you ever avoided making a purchase with debit or credit because you were worried about fraud?
  4. What have you taught kids (if you have any) about online safety?
  5. Do you carry your SIN or birth certificate in your purse or wallet?  Why?
  6. Do you think it’s safer to get your bills digitally or via mail?
  7. Have you ever changed your debit or credit card PIN?  How often do you think – if ever – it should be changed?
  8. How often do you review your credit/bank statements (online or via mail) for fraud and wrong charges?
  9. Do you feel confident that you can spot a phishing email?
  10. Do you know how to tell if a communication (text/email/phone call) is legitimate?



  1. Do you think there are groups of people who are more at risk to be victims of fraud?
  2. When was the last time you checked your credit report?   (last year, last 5ys, never)
  3. How often do you change your passwords?