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FTC received 3,309 fraud reports from North Dakota consumers last year

The Federal Trade Commission received 3,309 fraud reports from consumers in North Dakota in 2021, according to newly released data.

North Dakota consumers reported losing a total of $8,897,094 to fraud, with a median loss of $440.

The FTC’s Consumer Sentinel Network is a database that receives reports directly from consumers, as well as from federal, state, and local law enforcement agencies,...