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Financial fraud is, unfortunately, a common practice in America that costs individuals and businesses billions of dollars each year. Research shows that people often underreport financial fraud, which is difficult to investigate and prosecute. As a result, staying aware of different scamming techniques is an important way to protect yourself and your family. Here are […]

Financial scams targeting veterans and members of the military are on the rise. This Memorial Day, Financial Advisor, Mike Williams, talks with Milwaukee’s WTMJ-4 about the 5 most common scams: Phone scams Phishing emails Pension plan buyouts False rental listings Misleading car sales To report a scam: National Consumers League: http://www.fraud.org/ Better Business Bureau: http://www.bbb.org/

Identity theft is everywhere – and it’s become big business for fraudsters. April 16 is National Secure Your ID Day – a day to take steps to protect yourself from identity theft and get your finances in order. Financial advisor, Nick Foulks talks with Milwaukee’s FOX6 about ways to protect yourself: Click here to get […]

The gift card is the top item on everyone’s Christmas wish list this year — Americans will spend nearly $32 billion! Financial Professional, Nick Foulks, talks with Milwaukee’s WTMJ-4 about how to avoid fees, fakes and fraud. Click here to compare gift cards from retailers, restaurants, airlines and gas stations on Bankrate.com.