Texas State Securities Board Warns of Scams and Unsuitable Investments

by Kacie Swartz | Mar 19, 2018

 

Certain types of investments - even if they are legitimate - should always raise red flags. If an investment seems exotic, promises large returns with minimal risk, or claims to be a "can't miss," consider just saying "No!"

While some investments are outright frauds, others may be legitimate but highly inappropriate for many investors.

You can view the full list of “Scams and Unsuitable Investments” at the link below:

https://www.ssb.texas.gov/sites/default/files/TSSB_FI_ScamsUnsuitableInvestments.pdf

 

Scams and Unsuitable Investments” is an excerpt from the 2018 Texas Investor Guide published by the Texas State Securities Board.