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Posted September 28, 2017 | 8:54 AM

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Fraud and other consumer exploitation takes many forms. Awareness and knowledge can greatly reduce the likelihood you will be duped.

Identity theft, for example, continues to a have a huge and detrimental financial effect. A 2016 Identity Fraud Study by Javelin Strategy & Research reported losses of more than $112 billion nationwide during the past six years, with an unknown number of cases going unreported. You might be a victim or know someone who is. What now? Take preventative steps and take action! For more information, contact Hillsborough County Consumer & Veterans Services.

Meanwhile, assess your knowledge of consumer-related matters with our Consumer IQ Quiz