ID Theft: $11 billion (2013 CAFC – Canadian Federal Government)
$21 billion (USA Congressional Research Service Report -Javelin Strategy & Research, 2013 Identity Fraud Report: Data Breaches Becoming a Treasure Trove
Identity theft and Identity fraud is the fastest growing crime in North America. It impacts over 10 million individuals and businesses each year and costs society over $60 billion.
Losses each year in the car rental industry from identity theft and fraud (stolen vehicles) are in the tens of millions of dollars. Consumer fraud costs U.S. retailers $100 billion each year.