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BWG Mayor Rob Keffer cuts the ribbon at the Grand Opening of Gussy's Convenience, as owner Gus Basantes and family, MPP Julia Munro, and Council Members Gary Lamb, Deputy Mayor James Leduc, Raj Sandhu, Peter Dykie Jr. and Gary Baynes look on, in Bradford, Ont. on Saturday October 22, 2016. Miriam King/Bradford Times/Postmedia Network

A matter of Convenience, at Gussy's

For 15 years, Gus Basantes worked for major distributors, helping struggling convenience stores to improve their business, providing advice on improved marketing, displays, fresh inventory and quality control.

Brock Godfrey, volunteer with the Canadian Anti-Fraud Centre (CAFC) talks about Scams and Fraud at the Stroud branch of the Innisfil Library,on Tuesday September 27, 2016. Miriam King/Bradford Times/Postmedia Network

Fraud protection for Seniors

Brock Godfrey has seen just about every scam and fraud, in his years with the Canadian Anti-Fraud Centre (CAFC). The former employee with the Ontario Ministry of Education joined “PhoneBusters” in 1997 as a volunteer, and ever since has made it his mission to bring awareness of scams, fakes and frauds to seniors, service groups and businesses acros