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Home Fraud


Home Fraud

Being an active project manager can help you avoid fraud, whether it’s from an exaggerated insurance claim, or a contractor who overbills your insurance company for restoration work.


How to Report Fraud

If you know of or suspect insurance fraud, alert your insurance representative. Or, you can anonymously report fraud to IBC using its confidential online form or by calling 1-877-IBC-TIPS (1-877-422-8477), which operates 24 hours a day, 7 days a week.

Canada’s home, car and business insurers are always developing new ways to fight insurance fraud. IBC’s fraud alerts can help you recognize current scams


Inflating Claims 

Inflating Claims

Exaggerated or fraudulently claimed losses cost everyone by raising premiums.

Restoration or Vendor Fraud 

Restoration or Vendor Fraud

Know what scams to watch out for when you renovate your home.

Identity Theft 

Identity Theft

Be aware of the 7 common methods that criminals use to steal identities.