FTC returns $480K in refunds
to Rhode Islanders in 2019

PROVIDENCE – The Federal Trade Commission returned $480,015 in refund checks to Rhode Island consumers in 2019, the commission said Thursday. The FTC said that Rhode Island consumers reported losing $2.3 million to scams and fraud. There were 6,925 complaints filed by Rhode Islanders for the year. The most common complaint was impostor scams, followed…

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