National Post (National Edition)
SCAMMERS ASKING FOR VACCINE MONEY, HEALTH UNIT WARNS
Health authorities in Niagara Region are warning about a COVID-19 vaccination scam. It appears someone is calling residents to schedule a vaccination appointment. The caller also asks for payment. Health officials say they aren't calling about appointments and never ask for money for COVID-19 immunizations. They also warn against providing personal information, such as health or credit card numbers. They advise hanging up if you get such a call, and to call police if you lose money.