Investment Fraud Continues to Rise

The Better Business Bureau, in partnership with FINRA (Financial Industry Regulatory Authority), is working to educate consumers about investment fraud.  Who do you think is most likely to be a victim of investment fraud?  Elderly women living alone who are not well educated?

You might be surprised to find the answer is no.  The most likely victim for INVESTMENT fraud are college educated men aged 55 to 65.  With 10,000 baby boomers retiring everyday for the next 18 years, there is a large pool of people for scammers to target.

Here are some ways you can protect yourself and your retirement savings.  http://www.bbb.org/blog/2013/07/investment-fraud-continues-to-rise-but-you-can-protect-yourself/

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