Top Ten Ways To Avoid Losing Money In A Financial Scam*

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Every week Utah residents lose money by investing with friends, family or neighbors – people they knew and trusted. Investment fraud is a big problem here in Utah, largely because our close-knit communities are a prime target for “affinity fraud.” Our state has a long history of financial scams and Ponzi schemes, many of which… Read more »

GREAT NEW AD CAMPAIGN

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The Utah Division of Securities has put together a great new campaign to combat affinity fraud that I just saw on a billboard near my home: The monies that the Division collects from fines are supposed to fund investor education, and past efforts to do this have been mediocre at best. I think this is… Read more »