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American consumers reported losing more than $10 billion to fraud last year. Get information on how you and your family can spot, avoid and report scams.

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In 2023, Americans reported losing nearly $2.7 billion to "imposter scams," where the scammer pretends to be someone you trust to convince you to send them money. Learn ways to spot them.

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Use our visualizations to explore scam and fraud trends in your state based on reports from consumers like you.

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