Want to become a better investor without a lot of reading? Checkout these quick and easy graphics that show you how to identify investment fraud and help protect yourself from it.
Hunter Wise's Silvery Slope
Bob is a savvy investor who was taken by an elaborate silver investment scheme. It’s easier to learn from first-hand experiences, so follow Bob’s story to learn how to spot the signs of fraud.
Commodities Fraud: A Serious Problem
Only a few cases make the news, but the CFTC’s data shows that commodities and other fraud is a huge problem. Get an overview of who is affected, how much is lost and how to prevent it.
Don’t Let Them Get Their Hooks Into You
If a financial professional tries to sell you an investment using any of these ploys, it could be a fraud. Don’t take the bait. Learn how fraudsters try to reel you in.
What it Takes to Help Stop Fraudsters
Every year tips from individual investors help the CFTC to identify and stop fraudulent financial schemes. Check out what it takes—and the difference you could make.
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