7 steps to take to reduce the risk of investment fraud

When you’re investing your money, you should carefully think of the investment risks involved. However, considering how attractive your investment portfolio will be to fraudsters is just as important. Figures obtained from the National Fraud Intelligence Bureau by AJ Bell suggests that investment fraud is on the rise. It’s a crime that could mean victims’ financial security and future is placed at risk. In the first six months of 2019, over 8,000 investment fraud reports were made, almost double the amount in the same period last year. The rapid surge means investment ...