Meyer Wilson

Recovering Losses Caused By Investment Misconduct

Recent Posts in Insurance Fraud Category

The 10 Most Common Investment Scams

Scammers have spent millennia refining old schemes and creating new ones to separate a mark from their money. While people are constantly testing out new ideas in an attempt to strike gold, the main ... Continue reading "The 10 Most Common Investment Scams" »
New York-based stockbroker Shadi Taysir Barakat (CRD# 5031281) is the subject of two pending customer complaints, according to public records published by the Financial Industry Regulatory Authority ... Continue reading "Broker Shadi Taysir Barkat Hit with Allegations Including Unauthorized Transactions, Negligence" »
Donald A. DeVito II, a former Wells Fargo stockbroker, has been accused of churning and unsuitability in a recent customer complaint filed in May 2017. Regulatory documents show that Donald DeVito was ... Continue reading "Former Broker Donald A. DeVito II Accused of Churning and Unauthorized Trading" »
If you have money in a bond fund or if you own a bond, you should pay close attention to an important number known as duration. This will signal the likely change in the price of your bond when ... Continue reading "Duration - How Interest Rate Hikes Can Affect Your Bond Portfolio" »
In an investor alert released by the Financial Industry Regulatory Authority (FINRA), the securities regulator warned investors about “customer advisory centers” that are becoming ... Continue reading "What You Need To Know About Customer Advisory Centers" »
Trading binary options may seem tempting depending on your situation, but come with an extremely high level of risk due to the fact that they are all-or-nothing propositions – when they expire, ... Continue reading "Investor Advice: Be Wary Of All-Or-Nothing Options" »
A Chicago-based investment advisor has been charged with lying to his clients, including the California Public Employees’ Retirement System (CalPERS), about the amount of money managed by his ... Continue reading "Chicago Investment Advisor Umesh Tandon Charged for Investment Fraud" »
Former ND Insurance Agent Charged with Cheating Elderly Clients out of Nearly $1.5M Brent Kitzan, a former Bismarck insurance agent named in a Dec. 2011 Cease and Desist Order, has been officially ... Continue reading "North Dakota Insurance Agent Charged with Cheating Elderly via Insurance Fraud" »

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