4 Tips for Investment Security
1. Be cautious when using the Internet
Being savvy when surfing the web can help keep your account information and identity secure. Make sure you are using a secure network when checking any investment accounts online.
2. Stay informed about current investment fraud schemes
Staying up-to-date on current fraud trends can help protect you and your money. If an offer sounds too good to be true, it probably is. Find more helpful tips here.
3. Use precautions when depositing money or wiring funds
Be suspicious if you are asked to deposit or cash a check and wire funds immediately. If you have concerns about a check you’ve received, inform a Bank SNB representative before cashing or depositing the check.
4. Report any problems or investment scams to the Financial Industry Regulatory Authority (FINRA)
If you or someone you know has been a victim of investment fraud, contact FINRA to report it.