South Dakota fraud and ID theft reports

A new study finds South Dakota is the 49th ranked state when it comes to reported cases of fraud. released a study on the most common types of fraud in each state using 2019 federal trade commission data.

It examined the 10 most common forms of identity theft, fraud, and financial scams to determine the rankings.

Nationally, two-thirds of Americans have been victims of fraud.

Reported cases increased by four percent last year compared to 2017.