The Vermont Securities Division, in conjunction with the North American Securities Administrators Association, Inc. (“NASAA”), has released the following list of the “Top 10” scams.
Here are the “Top 10” investment scams, ranked roughly in order of prevalence or seriousness:
Before investing, state securities regulators urge investors to call their offices and ask if the individual selling the investment is licensed to do so. Regulators say investors can also save themselves a lot of grief by asking a second question – whether the investment itself is registered. To check out an investment or salesperson, contact the Vermont Securities Division:
Telephone- (802) 828-3420