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The Resource The vigilant investor : a former SEC enforcer reveals how to fraud-proof your investments, Pat Huddleston

The vigilant investor : a former SEC enforcer reveals how to fraud-proof your investments, Pat Huddleston

Label
The vigilant investor : a former SEC enforcer reveals how to fraud-proof your investments
Title
The vigilant investor
Title remainder
a former SEC enforcer reveals how to fraud-proof your investments
Statement of responsibility
Pat Huddleston
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Describes the severity and proliferation of investment fraud in the United States despite government regulations, and helps readers identify investment scams and understand why these fraud cases occur
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
332.6
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Label
The vigilant investor : a former SEC enforcer reveals how to fraud-proof your investments, Pat Huddleston
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 239-242) and index
Contents
The wide world of fraud : first steps and advanced tactics on the path to vigilant investing. Vigilant or vigilante? protecting your investments in the age of fraud -- The posse and the prey: the investment cops and the scam artists they pursue -- Rich man, poor man: an investment scam for every economic bracket -- The phantom factory and the origami airline: offering frauds, pump, and dumps, and why you can't believe your eyes -- Affinity fraud and the evil twin: how someone who looks a lot like you is plotting to take your nest egg -- Only amateurs make it sound too good to be true: tricks of the trade and the future of financial fraud -- The securities industry : hunting the wolf with the million dollar smile. Truth, lies, and "why don't they supervise?": inside boiler rooms and brokerage firms -- Managing mavericks: knowing how compliance systems work can help you protect your nest egg -- Sales scripts, bullets, and the one-two punch: a peek into the stockerbrokers' bag of tricks -- Variable annuities: bells, whistles, and porcine cosmetics -- Making sense of alphabet soup: RIAs, CFAs, CFPs, and the friendly neighborhood insurance agent -- Low-hanging fruit: seniors, the sick, and the solution
Control code
BK0009875389
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
v, 250 p.
Isbn
9780814417508
Isbn Type
: HRD
Lccn
2011019827
System control number
(Sirsi) l2011019827
Label
The vigilant investor : a former SEC enforcer reveals how to fraud-proof your investments, Pat Huddleston
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 239-242) and index
Contents
The wide world of fraud : first steps and advanced tactics on the path to vigilant investing. Vigilant or vigilante? protecting your investments in the age of fraud -- The posse and the prey: the investment cops and the scam artists they pursue -- Rich man, poor man: an investment scam for every economic bracket -- The phantom factory and the origami airline: offering frauds, pump, and dumps, and why you can't believe your eyes -- Affinity fraud and the evil twin: how someone who looks a lot like you is plotting to take your nest egg -- Only amateurs make it sound too good to be true: tricks of the trade and the future of financial fraud -- The securities industry : hunting the wolf with the million dollar smile. Truth, lies, and "why don't they supervise?": inside boiler rooms and brokerage firms -- Managing mavericks: knowing how compliance systems work can help you protect your nest egg -- Sales scripts, bullets, and the one-two punch: a peek into the stockerbrokers' bag of tricks -- Variable annuities: bells, whistles, and porcine cosmetics -- Making sense of alphabet soup: RIAs, CFAs, CFPs, and the friendly neighborhood insurance agent -- Low-hanging fruit: seniors, the sick, and the solution
Control code
BK0009875389
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
v, 250 p.
Isbn
9780814417508
Isbn Type
: HRD
Lccn
2011019827
System control number
(Sirsi) l2011019827

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