During my investigations, I met one woman who had lost £40,000 straight after her mother had died, and an ex-veteran with PTSD who had been trying to create a nest egg for his family. Read more.
Thousands of pensioners are at risk of losing their life savings in a rapidly growing financial scam that British authorities are powerless to clamp down on, The Independent can reveal. Read more.
A serial-fraudster has been sentenced to four years in prison following an elaborate £100,000 wine investment scam. Read more.
Paid for an investment by credit card? You could get your money back. Read more.
For clients looking to sell down their property portfolio in the wake of changes to the buy-to-let taxation regime, the ability to defer any CGT due makes investing in an EIS a useful tax-planning option, explains Jack Rose. Read more.
Police say they believe those affected were defrauded out of nearly £15 million. Read more.
A man from Hoddesdon has been jailed for his part in a scam which defrauded investors of thousands of pounds. Read more.
54 people have been arrested in connection with an unlicensed investment Ponzi-style business, involving a luxury car scam, in Abu Dhabi. Read more.
Diamond investment coldcalling scammers flogged gems at a 745% mark-up. Read more.
Paypal users are warned to watch out for a clever new email scam.