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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 […]

The devastation left behind by Hurricane Harvey has left many Americans looking for a way to help. Financial advisor Brad Allen talks with Milwaukee’s WTMJ-4 about how to make sure you make the most of your donation: There are many legitimate charities that have set up special ways to donate specifically to the victims of […]

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/

Charitable giving is at an all-time high! Americans gave $358 billion dollars to charities in 2014. Financial professional Nick Foulks talks with Milwaukee’s FOX6 about 5 steps to make the most out of holiday donations: Click here for a list of charities eligible for tax exempt status by the IRS. Click here to see how […]