Notice to Canada Post Customers - Payable emails message is a hoax

November 18, 2011 – A communiqué (in French) displaying Canada Post’s logo is currently circulating on the Web stating that as of January 1, 2012, Canada Post plans on charging for sent emails, using a digital stamp.

This message and emails are not coming from Canada Post, this is a hoax. The anonymous authors of this message use Canada Post's name and logo to win the confidence of the internet access suppliers, so they inform their customers. Please ignore this message.

The following is a sample of the message that is circulating (French only):