Securities frauds come in many types and varieties. Whether you are a first-time investor or have been investing for many years, here are some basic facts you should know about the different types of fraud.
Advance Fee Fraud
High Yield Investment Programs
Internet and Social Media Fraud
Pre-IPO Investment Scams
"Prime Bank" Investments
Pump and Dump Schemes
Information on the following frauds is available on the Commodity Futures Trading Commission website at the links below.