FL ranked #1 State for Fraud in U.S

The sunshine state has reportedly been ranked the number #1 state when it comes to fraud in the U.S.

According to the 2017 Consumer Sentinel Network Data Book, Florida is ranked first in the nation with 993 fraud reports per 100,000 in population.

At least 20% of Floridian fraud victims reported a loss of money, totaling to $54.7 million.

Debt collection scored the #1 spot for the most reported schemes in the state, followed by identity theft and imposter scams.

The #1 ranked spring break destination may provide some fun in the sun, but your wallet may take a hit in the process!

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