Investment Fraud 101 Tutorial Guide

Learn How You Can Recognize And Avoid Investment Fraud Before You Become The Next Victim

Every year investors just like you lose hundreds of millions of dollars to investment fraud.

Con artists scam the rich, the poor, the naïve, and the experienced. These schemes steal from widows, young couples, senior citizens, and highly paid professionals.

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If you have money and are willing to invest then you're a potential target.

Investment fraud preys on financial ignorance, and the antidote to ignorance is education.

"It's not the return on my principal that worries me; it's the return of my principal." - Will Rogers

The front line of defense against fraud is your own due diligence and skepticism when evaluating investments. Educate yourself on how to avoid fraud with the following articles:

"An ounce of prevention is worth a pound of cure." - Proverb

We are not alarmists at Financial Mentor. Most investments are legitimate, and the majority of registered investment salespeople are honest.

However, you are almost certain to be confronted with investment fraud at some point in your investment career. That is why you must learn the rules of investment fraud before becoming its next victim.

Forewarned is forearmed.

Below you’ll find a listing of our most recent articles about investment fraud prevention providing you with additional strategies and information to help you take the next step...

Stock Broker Fraud – What You Must Know

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You might think your stock broker has a fiduciary duty to put your best interests first, but that’s not always true. The reality is nobody cares more about your money than you. Discover the 11 most common types of stock broker fraud so you can prevent a critical loss in your portfolio. This article reveals the essential legalities so you know how to keep your investments safe…

Five “Must Ask” Due Diligence Questions Before Making Any Investment

Investment due diligence separates the amateurs from the pros. Learn the five "must ask" due diligence questions to improve profits.

An ounce of prevention is worth a pound of cure. Cliche, but true. And nowhere is it more true than investment due diligence. I’ve saved my coaching clients hundreds of thousands of dollars using the exact techniques taught in this article to easily detect bad deals before a single penny was lost. Use this article to help you avoid the next big investment mistake…

Top 26 Warning Signs Of Investment Fraud

In order to protect your assets, you should be aware of these 26 warning signs of investment fraud.

Discover the top 26 warning signs of investment fraud before they cost you money. You’ll learn the sneaky tactics you need to look out for, the essential knowledge you need to avoid investment fraud, and 5 simple principles that will safeguard your portfolio from investment con-artists. Forewarned is forearmed…