How do you know when an investment opportunity might be a scam?

Be suspicious of any unsolicited email, letter or phone call offering you "high-return, no-risk" investment advice or products. No investment is risk free. Do your own research and be wary of acting on rumours and "hot tips".

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If you suspect that you or someone you know has been the target of an investment scam, report it.