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That Cheap Car Rental May Be a Fraud

The surge in recreational travel due to the lifting of pandemic restrictions and scarce rental cars got the criminals out this summer, consumer watchdogs say.The Federal Trade Commission, as well as consumer groups and car rental companies,…

Covid fraud costs Americans $382 million

Visoot Uthairam | Moment | Getty ImagesCovid pandemic-related fraud has cost Americans $ 382 million, according to the Federal Trade Commission.By Tuesday, according to the federal government, more than 217,000 people had submitted a…