Category: Common Investment Abuses

FINRA Issues Investor Alert About Fraud After Hurricane Florence

FINRA issued a warning to investors about potential investments and scams that promise huge financial gains in the aftermath of Hurricane Florence.

Are the Sales of Private Placements an Indication of Brokers Gone Bad?

Securities firms with unethical brokers have a high rate of private placement sales. For information and legal help, contact the securities fraud lawyers Meyer Wilson today.

Defrauding Investors by Inflating Fund Performance

Dishonest brokers often defraud investors by inflating hedge fund performance to show profits that do not exist. If you have been a victim of securities fraud and need legal assistance with loss recovery, contact the attorneys at Meyer Wilson for a free consultation today.

Did Your Broker Engage in Unsuitable Options Trading on Your Behalf?

If your broker bought unsuitable put or call options on your behalf and you lost money, contact a securities litigation attorney with Meyer Wilson.

How Does FINRA Define High-Risk Brokers?

At Meyer Wilson, we are committed to working with people who lost money because of their financial advisor’s reckless or negligent actions. Contact us today to discuss your case and learn more about the next steps you can take.

Tips to Protect Your Elderly Loved Ones from Financial Exploitation

Senior investors are among the most frequently targeted victims of financial exploitation. In order to better protect this group of people, the Financial Industry Regulatory Authority (FINRA),adopted new rules to allow brokers to take additional steps to protect senior investors and other specific groups, the first nationally standardized protection of its type in the nation…. read more

SEC Warns Investors of Scammers Impersonating Government Officials

The Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC)recently published an investor alert in order to warn investors of scammers posing as SEC employees in a scheme to trick investors into revealing account details or sending money. In the alert, the SEC clearly stated that it doesn’t contact investors to record trade details, confirm trades, or to set… read more

Red Flags to Look Out for From Your Financial Professional

If you lost money due to the negligent or wrongful actions of your financial professional, our investment fraud lawyers at Meyer Wilson are ready to provide you with the legal assistance you require.

When Your Advisor Is Too Close for Comfort

If you or a loved one has suffered investment losses as the result of investment misconduct, contact a securities fraud lawyer at Meyer Wilson by calling us toll-free to schedule a free case evaluation today.

There’s No Such Thing as a “Guaranteed” Investment

At Meyer Wilson, our investment fraud attorneys have helped over a thousand victims of investment fraud fight for and secure the compensation they deserve.