Business Protection
Prevention Better Than Cure When it Comes to Fraud

Prevention Better Than Cure When it Comes to Fraud

Posted: March 21, 2012 at 3:55 pm   /   Business & Investment Fraud, Business Protection

Chicago Tribune article titled An Ounce of Fraud Prevention is Worth a Pound of Cure looks at the prevalence of finical and investment fraud and how to avoid it. Financial fraud is alive and well, and claiming more victims than ever before. Scams are getting more sophisticated and harder to identify, and even seasoned investors […]

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We Are All Consumers!

We Are All Consumers!

Posted: March 19, 2012 at 3:59 pm   /   Business Protection, Personal Protection

We are all consumers. Consumer fraud is one of the most common problems for average people today. Car dealers, home improvement contractors, tele-marketers, financial “advisors”, banks and loan officers, “alternative medicine” providers, sweepstakes/contest promoters and insurance companies are just a few of the many sellers which regularly mislead the consuming public. Most consumers mistakenly believe […]

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How to Fight Back Against Rising Financial Fraud

How to Fight Back Against Rising Financial Fraud

Posted: February 29, 2012 at 2:51 pm   /   Business & Investment Fraud, Business Protection, Internet & Email Scams

Financial fraud complaints to the Federal Trade Commission (FTC) quadrupled during the past decade and are up 35 percent in the past three years alone, according to The Rise of Financial Fraud, a recent brief from the Center for Retirement Research at Boston College. According to the brief, the public is generally unaware of the […]

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