Identity fraud hit an all-time high in 2017
Business Insider -

This story was delivered to BI Intelligence Payments Briefing subscribers hours before appearing on Business Insider. To be the first to know, please click here.

A record-high 16.7 million US adults experienced identity fraud in 2017, marking an 8% increase from the year before, according to Javelin's 2018 Identity Fraud study.

While fraud is at an all-time high, the rate of growth halved from the 16% uptick seen between 2015 and 2016. But that doesn't mean the threat is gone — 30% of US...

Loading...

Related Articles