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How a B.C. man lost — then recovered — $735k to an investment scamAs a business operator in B.C., Allan Landa was devastated when an imposter posing as a bank investment advisor defrauded him of more than $700,000. Landa was later able to recover the money. (Zoom)

In November 2022, Allan Landa was searching for a place for his investment money, which he planned to use for a future property development project. 

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Searching online, he saw ads for high-interest

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