Have you purchased a fraudulent investment?

We can help.

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Do any of these situations sound familiar?

Have you been approached by phone or email with an investment opportunity that seems “too good to be true”?

Have you been offered a new or trendy investment that promises you to make a lot of money with little to no risk?

Have you been pressured to buy an investment and purchase it with your credit card or line of credit?

If you answer YES to any of these questions you may have purchased a fraudulent investment or be the target of an investment scam.

 

Did you receive the unsolicited sales pitch by phone or email?

 

 

Were you told that you have a limited time to buy the investment?

 

 

Were you encouraged to max out your credit card or take out a line of credit to buy the investment?

 

 

Were you promised high returns, typically greater than 20%?

 

 

Were you told that your investment is guaranteed, that you won’t lose money?

 

 

Were you told that your friends, neighbours or a well known public figure has purchased the investmentInvestment An item of value you buy to get income or to grow in value.+ read full definition?

WE CAN HELP

 

We can help you to investInvest To use money for the purpose of making more money by making an investment. Often involves risk.+ read full definition wisely and avoid fraud & scams.

We can help you understand your options if you think something has gone wrong with investment.

We can help you find information about investment products.

It’s free to contact us.  If you wish, you can contact us anonymously.

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