Originally published on the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission website, April 16, 2018

Washington D.C., April 16, 2018 —

The Securities and Exchange Commission today unveiled a public service announcement (PSA) to encourage investors to check the background of their investment professional by using the free search tool on Investor.gov before investing.  Investor.gov, the SEC’s website dedicated to individual investors, provides investors with tools and resources to help them invest wisely and avoid fraud. 

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