Since 1993, the IPT has worked with the states to provide the independent, objective investor education needed by all Americans to make informed investment decisions.
It's important to treat online investment opportunities like any other.
The Internet is completely anonymous, for the most part; so it can be very difficult to know if the person on the other end of the computer is who they say they are.
As these real case examples illustrate, investors in Indiana and across the country are falling victim to investment fraud online.
When people join online dating sites, they are generally looking for companionship, not a good investment opportunity.