How to Protect Yourself from Fraud

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Investors know that any transaction carries a certain level of risk. While self-directed IRA deals can be lucrative, there’s still a possibility that they might not be exactly what they seem. That’s why it’s important to do your due diligence before entering into any deal. As a recent Forbes article explains, self-directed deals are not immune from fraudsters.
“The sage advice to not invest in something you don’t understand or that sounds too good to be true applies here, just as it does with any other investment.”
Click here for the article, including a list that will help get you started on doing that research. More fraud prevention resources can be found in our Knowledge Center.