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Report coronavirus scams and price gouging

Are you aware of a scam, or a business or person jacking up prices to take advantage of coronavirus? KARE 11 wants to hear from you.

MINNESOTA, USA — What is price gouging? Price gouging is the practice of raising the price of something that’s in demand to an unreasonable level.

To report suspected coronavirus-related scams or price gouging to KARE 11, screengrab or snap a photo of the product and its price and submit it along with your contact information and a short description or link to where it’s taking place.

More information on the coronavirus: 

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The state of Minnesota has set up a hotline for general questions about coronavirus at 651-201-3920 or 1-800-657-3903, available 7 a.m. to 7 p.m.