Be Aware of CERB Text Scams

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If you get a text message saying you received a deposit for the Canada Emergency Response Benefit (CERB), it is a scam! Do not reply or click on the link; Delete the text message; Block the number; Warn others around you! Make sure you have the right link or number before you apply for CERB. There are the two ways …

Calgary Transit to Launch My Fare App on July 1

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Calgary Transit will launch a mobile ticketing app called My Fare. You can download it for free from your app store on July 1. Fellow Calgarians, let’s thank Calgary Transit for this wonderful Canada Day gift! This is good news for those who take public transit (bus, C-Train, etc.). You will soon be able to buy transit tickets and passes …

Using Public Washrooms During COVID-19

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As Alberta enters Stage 2 of economy reopening, more and more Albertans spend time in public spaces. Using public washrooms cannot be avoided. Here are some tips on how to safely use public washrooms in the new COVID-19 era: How to stay healthy and safe when using a public washroom? When lining up outside a washroom, stand two metres apart …