All 50 States Ranked for Credit Card Fraud Risk

50. Iowa

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Iowa has the lowest rate of credit card fraud in the nation. But don’t let your guard down too much. There are pockets of fraud such as one in Polk County (home to the capital, Des Moines) where 16 cases were reported over three days in 2016. Still, the 342.5 incidents per 100,000 residents in 2016 marked a decline of 1.92 percent from the previous year.

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