The Business Credit and Financing Show

The Business Credit and Financing Show is produced by Credit Suite and hosted by Ty Crandall, business credit expert and best-selling author of Perfect Credit and Business Credit Decoded. Each week we talk about the business growth strategies that matter most to entrepreneurs. Listen in as we discuss the secrets to getting credit cards, loans, and credit lines to start and grow your business, even when you think you can’t get financing at a bank. And enjoy as we talk with seasoned business owners, coaches, influencers, and industry leaders on a variety of business growth strategies from how to market, hire, scale, increase revenue and profit, and the nuts and bolts of running a highly successful business. Listeners leave every 30-60-minute episode with actionable information you can use to start, grow, and fund a highly profitable business.
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Apr 26, 2022

Tiffani Higgins started the Stay at Home Bookkeeper Academy to teach thousands how to make money while pursuing the freedom in life they desire, whether working from home or on the road in an RV. Tiffani understands the importance of family, but never wanted to give up having a successful career. After pursuing an accounting degree, she struggled being a mother and a businesswoman at the same time. It took her years until she discovered an opportunity that changed her life, as well as her family's life. She now encourages anyone in the workforce to never settle, and knows first-hand that being your own boss gives you the best of both worlds, and gives you control of your life. She is passionate about teaching others how to pursue a career that provides a better life for themselves and their family and walk away from what has been holding them back. 


During the show we discuss:

● The most recent programs that an employee can engage in to become an entrepreneur

● How to make the move from working for someone else to working for yourself

● Considerations to make when transitioning from employee to entrepreneur

● How to Transition from an Employee Mindset to an Entrepreneur Mindset

● The most common misstep in the shift from employee to entrepreneur

● The common reason why people get stuck being an employee

● The best strategies to develop an entrepreneurial mindset

● What type of mindset does it take to be an entrepreneur

● How tough is it to go from employee to entrepreneur

● How does a new entrepreneur find a suitable business

● How an employee becomes an entrepreneur

● Factors to consider to be an entrepreneur

● How to get rid of the employee mentality

● Tips for being a successful entrepreneur

● The main entrepreneurship mindsets

● How successful entrepreneurs think

● Traits of a successful entrepreneur


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Apr 21, 2022

Are you in the trucking industry?

Just give me less than an hour of your time, and I’ll show you Your 5 Year Business Credit and Funding Roadmap.

If you would like to get a personal recommendation for the best business loan based on your strength, check out the Funding Blueprint Qualifier and let our team connect you with the best lender based on your strengths


During the show we discuss:

● The Ins and Outs of Starting a Trucking Business and Making it Fundable

● Details on How Your Trucking Business Can Grow and Thrive Over Time

● Business Financing and Credit Options as Your Trucking Business Matures

● More Business Funding Choices When Your Trucking Business Gets Big

● Strategizing a Smart and Profitable (Eventual) Exit Strategy from Your Trucking Business

Apr 20, 2022

Mark Lachance (Mr. Lucky), a serial entrepreneur, strategic thinker, and investor. He is a renowned figure in the business world, one who possesses a deep understanding of blitzscaling companies. Having owned and operated several businesses that have experienced hypergrowth through creative business development and lead generation, he is a master of sales and marketing and continues to apply and grow his expertise through current projects. He has had many successful exits, 4 which have resulted in public offerings. 


Decades of business experience and great success does not come without some failure - Mark made a poor real estate investment in 2006 which led him to depression and near bankruptcy. He has suffered crushing defeats only to rise again and win!


During the show we discuss:

● The most important factors to consider while establishing a solid business foundation

● How to grow a small business to become one of the leading companies

● How can technology, particularly social media, help in chosen business

● The most effective strategies for starting a new business from scratch

● Basic strategies to increase the profitability of your business

● How to build a thriving small business from the ground up

● Factors that can assist you in growing your business

● The elements of a successful company strategy

● How to build from the ground up

● How to build a strong business

● How to build your business

● How to get customers

● How to run a business

● The success factors


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Apr 19, 2022
Culin Tate is a serial entrepreneur, owner and host of eight Airbnb properties, Airbnb ambassador, short-term rental coach, author of Host Coach, and speaker. His mission is to share his experience, knowledge of specific tools and software, and the systems he has created to harness the unique opportunity of short-term rental investing so that others can enjoy a life of financial freedom to live their why.


During the show we discuss:

● Why short-term/Airbnb investing is the most stable and efficient way to create wealth

● How to tap into the most stable opportunity for wealth creation of the decade

● The 4 pillars of short-term rental investing to create financial freedom

● How to Hack the Airbnb algorithm for listing placement and success

● The necessities and maintenance in short-term rental properties

● Tell me about your tech stack for automating success on Airbnb

● The key concepts for succeeding as a short term rental investor

● Why get into short-term rental investing in the country

● How COVID impact Airbnb investors and travelers

● How can Brand Superhost help with your success

● What is considered a short-term rental

● How to maximize my short-term rental

● Short-term rental vs. long term rental

● How to choose the right location

● Where to buy short-term rentals

● How to get the money to invest 

● How short-term rental works

● What “Beyond Superhost” is


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Apr 14, 2022

Are you looking for business credit for the gig economy?

Just give me less than an hour of your time, and I’ll show you how to get business credit for your gig economy job.

If you would like to get a personal recommendation for the best business loan based on your strength, check out the Funding Blueprint Qualifier and let our team connect you with the best lender based on your strengths.


During the show we discuss:

● How Our Economy Has Become a Gig Economy

● How and Why Workers are Protecting Their Rights

● Why Incorporating is the Way to Go

● How to Use Fleet Credit to Finance Fuel and More

● How to Use Auto Financing to Get on the Road to Buying Your Next Auto, Truck, or Van

Apr 13, 2022

Chris Michael Harris (CMH) is the founder of Startup, an interactive, online learning platform that teaches entrepreneurs how to take an idea or an existing business and turn it into a highly successful + profitable company.


Having founded, bootstrapped, and scaled multiple startups to 7+ Figures in his mid-to-late twenties, Chris excels in taking concepts from idea stage to traction and growth in extremely rapid succession.


During the show we discuss:


● The most important factors to consider when creating a plan for a new business

● The most essential strategic plans for the organization as a whole

● The advantages and disadvantages of modifying a roadmap

● How does one go about creating an effective roadmap

● How a developing business's roadmap should be built

● The frequency at which roadmaps should be updated

● Factors to consider when creating your own roadmap

● Characteristics that distinguish an excellent roadmap

● The primary goal in developing a business roadmap

● Components that go into creating a roadmap

● The best methods for developing a roadmap

● Procedures involved in creating a roadmap

● How to create an ideal business roadmap

● Items to prioritize in a roadmap


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Apr 12, 2022

Alex founded DX Learning after seeing a gap in the marketplace for efficacy-based leadership training. DX is a partner in progressive leadership training that taps into the powerful combination of behavioral psychology and experiential learning, to expose and eliminate bad leadership and prepare leaders to put people first. 


The workforce is changing before our eyes, and our organizations and leaders within, need to change with it or be left out. He is now a leading force in disrupting the leadership training industry with science-based methodologies that drive leadership self-awareness, emotional intelligence, inclusivity, and psychological safety that solves organizational challenges.


During the show we discuss:

● Differentiate venting vs. Gossiping in a psychologically safe workplace

● Creative ways to prevent isolation in virtual teams

● Best way to get honest feedback from your team

● How to create a workplace worth working for

● The value of embracing vulnerable leadership

● Signs and solutions for experienced burnout

● Importance of practicing what we preach

● How to set your leaders up for success

● How to reflect on yourself as a leader

● The power of knowing your people

● The golden rule of leadership

● Effective styles of leadership

● How to manage burnout

● Tips to be a better coach

● How to overcome biases


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Apr 7, 2022

Want to see how you can earn 7 figures as a Business Loan Broker? Join us as we show you how to become a Business Loan Broker by accessing some of the most powerful tools in the industry!


During the show we discuss:

● Why working with business owners is a GREAT market

● How to instantly have viable funding options to offer

● What software to leverage for robust funding solutions

● How to get your new venture up and profitable FAST

● How you can affordably partner with Credit Suite to break into this lucrative in-demand business

Apr 6, 2022

Joe Camberato has a passion: Helping small businesses grow – really helping them grow.


His passion has defined an entrepreneurial journey that began in his spare bedroom in 2007 where, after discovering a world of private lending that few small business owners knew existed, Joe turned his fascination into a business. Its mission: understand a client’s needs, match them to the right lender, do it fast & with integrity.


Today, as the nation’s unrivaled FinTech Marketplace, National Business Capital & Services has secured over $1 Billion in business financing and embraced a visionary focus: Innovating the Way Entrepreneurs Grow.®


During the show we discuss:

● Where to look if banks reject your small business loan request 

● Factors that keep you from getting a small business loan

● Ways for small businesses to improve creditworthiness

● Why loan denials happen and how to get approved

● How to determine the type of loan you can get now

● What’s happening currently with business lending

● Why your industry really matters to lenders 

● How inflation affects the rates you’ll pay

● How to get an SBA loan

● Different types of loans

● What an SBA loan is


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Apr 5, 2022

Galen M. Hair, Owner of Insurance Claim HQ is a property-casualty insurance attorney operating in more than seven states: Alabama, Louisiana, Texas, Atlanta, Georgia, Florida and Mississippi. Through property-casualty insurance claims, Galen and his team have helped over 800 families rebuild their homes and businesses. They have dedicated their practice to fighting for the rights of policyholders when they experience a loss due to fire, flood, hurricane, or from the insurance company not keeping their word. 


Galen has been rated a Super Lawyers Rising Star and has been voted one of the National Trial Lawyers Top 100. To learn more about how Galen and his partner, Alexander Shunnarah, can help protect your family and business property from disaster, please visit their website: 


During the show we discuss:

● Why should you never let your mortgage company purchase your property insurance for you

● How to prevent yourself to be victimize by insurance fraud

● Types of insurance you should have but probably don’t

● Why insurance claims are not benefiting the consumer

● What to look for when buying an insurance policy 

● How to protect yourself from insurance fraud

● The challenges in fighting an insurance fraud

● Why should you do an assignment of claim

● Different types of insurance fraud

● How to fight an insurance fraud

● How to hire a public adjuster

● How to spot insurance fraud

● What a public adjuster is

● What insurance fraud is


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Mar 31, 2022

Are you trying to figure out how to get business credit without already having an established business credit score?

Join us in this episode and I’ll show you how to use the magic of tier 1 business credit vendors to do just that.

If you would like to get a personal recommendation for the best business loan based on your strength, check out the Funding Blueprint Qualifier and let our team connect you with the best lender based on your strengths.


During the show we discuss:

● Business Credit and Cake

● What are Tier 1 Business Credit Vendors?

● Examples of Tier 1 Vendors

Mar 30, 2022
Bill Woolsey is the President and Founder of FiveTwo Network, a network that equips faith-based entrepreneurs to launch a variety of sustainable start-ups. Bill began leading FiveTwo Network full-time in 2015 when the network launched StartNew, its “Mother Teresa meets a friendly Mark Cuban” training process that helps entrepreneurial leaders to grow their dreams into ministries, non-profits, and faith-based businesses.


Over the past decade, Bill and his team have been able to make an eternal difference for communities in financially sustainable ways by helping their clients produce new and renewed homeless shelters, mobile medical clinics, churches, sports ministries, preschools, single mothers’ groups, recovery ministries, and coffee shops.


Bill is also the author of Seven Steps to Start, a practical how-to book written from a front-row seat of over 30 years of startup experience.


During the show we discuss:

● How your values play into the earned and donative income streams

● Things to consider when developing a fundraising campaign

● Why would a for-profit want to have donative income

● Why would a non-profit want to have earned income

● What do most successful fundraisers do successfully

● The most creative fundraising idea in pandemic

● Why create a digital fundraising campaigns

● What makes a good fundraising campaign

● Different fundraising activities you can do

● The common reasons why people donate

● Ways to encourage people to give more

● Fundraising strategies to do in 2022

● What value are donors seeking

● How to ask for donations


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Mar 29, 2022
Susan Laubach, author of the book, "Rumpelstiltskin's Rules for Making Your Farthings Grow" is an expert in personal finance and investing. 


She worked in the investment business as a stockbroker, a branch office manager and broker trainer for 15 years and has taught many levels of investment education to both adults and young people.


Susan’s book, “The Whole Kitt & Caboodle: a Painless Journey to Investment Enlightenment” (Bancroft Press:1996) was recommended by Economics America and called “The most well-rounded source of basic stock information and education” by Better Investing Magazine.


During the show we discuss:

● Why you always need to Understand How a Company Makes its Money

● How important is being slow but steady in your business journey

● How to avoid paying too much for shares of a company’s stock

● The difference between a loaner to and an owner of a company

● The risk and the things that can go wrong with an investment

● "Rumpelstiltskin's Rules for Making Your Farthings Grow"

● Why are earnings per share critical to understand

How to identify your personal risk tolerance

● How to minimize the risks in an investment

● 7 Rules for Making Your Farthings Grow

● Why is diversify important in investing

● Strategies to be successful in investing

● How are stocks and bonds different

● How to find the right investment

● What to expect in an investment

● Tips for beginner investors


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Mar 24, 2022

Are you looking for business travel credit cards?

Just give me less than an hour of your time, and I’ll show you the best business travel credit cards available right now, and how to get them.

If you would like to get a personal recommendation for the best business loan based on your strength, check out the Funding Blueprint Qualifier and let our team connect you with the best lender based on your strengths.


During the show we discuss:

● Forging the Ultimate Business Finance Tool

● Top Cards and How to Use Them

● What to Do if You Don’t Qualify

● Other Money Management Options

Mar 23, 2022

Sheevaun Moran is a Spiritual Warrior for Business Success and Growth while others call her their mentor/coach/ the secret ingredient for their success. She delve in to help folks on the path to BECOMING entrepreneurs and CEO’s.


She has used her unique formula to help over 25,000 entrepreneurs, CEO's and leaders achieve freedom, flow in the business and life; bringing them clarity, simplicity and profits.


During the show we discuss:

How electrical devices disrupt our own energy field and aurora 

Why is having a good mindset important in businesses success

Proven and tested strategies to stay aligned to your goal

Why meditation is so important to success in business 

Techniques you can use to easily get grounded 

Benefits of having creative clarity in business

How to turn chaos into clarity in business

Why many businesses suffer in chaos

Ways to counter ADD and ADHD

The effects of chaos in business


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Mar 22, 2022

Ryan Vice is the Co-Founder and CEO of Vice Software which provides cost-effective web development services. After gaining 20 years of experience in shipping software, six years in building high-velocity development teams, publishing two books, acting as lead architect for countless projects, and, being awarded Microsoft’s MVP award three times, Ryan decided to

transfer his skills to an entrepreneurial space.


Vice Software doesn’t operate like most development companies; instead, they utilize modern toolkits and a globally distributed team to bring clients impressive design at a reasonable price point. The unique structure of his team allows Ryan to remain very hands-on, helping to create architecture patterns, processes, and best practices that maximize velocity and ROI. Over the

past three years, Ryan has led Vice Software to 50% year over year growth as the team grew from 15 to 45.


During the show we discuss:

● How to make the software development process predictable and affordable

● The red flags to watch out for when hiring a software development agency

● The right software development strategy takes you from idea to asset

● How to build a software development team that fosters excellence

● When is the right time to build an app for your company 

● Factors to consider in custom developing a software

● Hiring an onshore vs. Offshore software company

● When to invest in custom software development

● Why invest in a custom software development

● Keys to success before building your software


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Mar 17, 2022

Checking your Business Credit Reports will empower you to maximize your business credit, but where do you start? Join us for this live presentation on How to Check Business Credit Reports where we show you the easiest ways to check your business credit and how to read your reports.


During the show we discuss:

● The Important Parts of Dun & Bradstreet Business Credit Reports

● What Really Matters in Your Experian Business Credit Reports

● The Most Vital Details in Your Equifax Business Credit Reports

● How You Can Monitor Reports at All Three CRAs For 90% Less

Mar 16, 2022
He’s the Owner of Bentley Fine Properties and an Award-Winning Dallas Real Estate Broker.
As one of Dallas' most aggressive real estate magnates in the making, Chris D. Bentley is quickly growing into one of the most popular people on social media. Through his social media posts and videos, we're able to experience what's it's like to be a Realtor®. 


During the show we discuss:

● How to Maximize Your Ability To Generate New Business At Open Houses

● How to persuade potential clients without being too pushy

● How to utilize the Internet and social media to sell homes

● How to Leverage The Reputation Of Your Brokerage Firm

● How to use video and virtual tours to market your home

● How to enhance your knowledge in the real estate market

● What makes some agents stand out more than others 

● How to Make Your Social Media Content Stand Out

● How can social media be useful for your career

● The pros and cons of bringing a real estate agent

● The secrets of a successful real estate broker

● The most effective advertising techniques

● Essential sales tips for real estate agents

● Negotiation techniques you can share

● How to develop a niche as an agent

● What makes up a successful agent

● The best markets to be an agent

● Good source of leads


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Mar 15, 2022

Luke Van Der Veer tried it all—affiliate marketing, network marketing, Facebook advertising and even selling products on eBay and Amazon. Although he got one of his side hustles up to $35K a month, he was still working seven days a week and reinvesting the money to grow his business. That’s when he came across a lead generation method called “Rank & Rent SEO” and spent thousands of dollars and months of his time refining the most effective system. By the six-month mark, he had entirely replaced his full-time income, finally quit his job at GE and has never looked back. One of his students, a concrete contractor, earns more than $20K a month from a single lead generation website. 


During the show we discuss:

● How to build a passive income by generating leads for local businesses

● How to rent a site and forward leads to business owners

● The common reasons why you are not ranking in google

● How to generate thousands of qualified customers

● How to push the website to page 1 of google

● How to get the leads to the business owner

● How to choose a niche to rank and rent

● How to choose a business to work with

● Can rank & rent work for every niche

● Can you succeed without training

● How to rank and rent a website

● How does rank & rent work

● How to use website rental


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Mar 10, 2022

Are you looking for How to Set Up Your Office Space for Maximum Fundability? Just give me less than an hour of your time, and I’ll show you how the right setup for your office space can get you MORE business money.

If you would like to get a personal recommendation for the best business loan based on your strength, check out the Funding Blueprint Qualifier and let our team connect you with the best lender based on your strengths. 


During the show we discuss:

● Setting Up Your Business to be Fundable

● How to Set Up Your Business Website for Fundability™

● How to Assure that Your Business Email Address Helps With Fundability™

● Why Your Business Phone Number Can Affect Fundability™

● Maximizing Fundability™ With Your Business Address

Mar 9, 2022
Brybe, Inc. was co-founded by Igor Fedenkoff - a serial entrepreneur with a decade long history of creating successful startups in the healthcare and hospitality verticals, improving brand image and revenue 10x. 


Igor provides a platform for remote professionals and social media influencers looking for opportunities for brand collaborations and on-going work gigs. Individuals and businesses that are interested in utilizing freelance professionals for digital creative services or influencers for social media promotion can access this platform as well. Igor also works with investors looking to be introduced to a profitable opportunity in the online marketplacesector.


During the show we discuss:

● Why did TikTok became the second most popular social network for influencer marketing in 2021

● How to choose the influencers – does only reach matter

● Why consider collaborating with micro-influencers

● Who crafts the message the buyer or influencer

● The 3 steps to take to get the right influencers

● How to find influencers suitable for your niche

● The latest of the influencer marketing world

● How to create influencer marketing strategy

● How to work with social media influencers

● How to measure influencers performance

● What’s next for the influencer marketing

● Macro-influencers vs. micro-influencers

● How to start with influencer marketing 

● How big the world of influencers is


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Mar 8, 2022

Jonathan Hung is a transformative Los Angeles angel investor and venture capital partner who believes in a bright future for businesses seeking to broaden their horizons in North America and Asia. In support of this mission, he serves as Co-Managing Partner at Unicorn Venture Partners and Senior Venture Partner and Head of Due Diligence at Expert Dojo providing a hands-on approach to supporting companies by offering his strategic expertise and operations management.


During the show we discuss:

● What an angel investor is and how can they help your startup business

● The difference between angel investors and venture capitalists

● What investors look for in founders to want to invest

● What ideas attract potential investors 

● Why some businesses should not take venture capital funding

● How to become an angel investor

● Why should you work with an angel investor

● Why your business still needs a business plan

● The startup funding stages

● The perfect startup pitch deck look like in an angel perspective

● Top tips for an elevator pitch

● What investors consider before investing in startups

● How to tap into the expertise of your angel investor

● How to negotiate with an angel investor

● Where to find angel investors for my startup

● What do angel investors look for in a startup

● Top questions to ask your investor before accepting the check


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Mar 3, 2022

Are you looking to use balance transfer credit cards to help put your business in a better position? Just give me less than an hour of your time, and I’ll show you how balance transfer credit cards can be a powerful tool in your business IF you use them correctly.

If you would like to get a personal recommendation for the best business loan based on your strength, check out the Funding Blueprint Qualifier and let our team connect you with the best lender based on your strengths.


During the show we discuss:

● Balance Transfer Credit Cards Can Be a Powerful Tool

● How to Use Balance Transfer Credit Cards Wisely

● How to Find the Best Balance Transfer Credit Cards for Your Business

● Best Business Transfer Credit Cards Right Now

Mar 2, 2022
Donna Serdula, founder of Vision Board Media and pioneered the concept of LinkedIn profile optimization, realizing early on that the LinkedIn profile was so much more than just an online resume. She is the author of the book “LinkedIn Profile Optimization For Dummies,” published by Wiley. 


Donna and her team have helped thousands of executives, entrepreneurs, sales stars, business leaders, and professionals from around the world create professionally branded LinkedIn profiles.

During the show we discuss:

● “LinkedIn Profile Optimization For Dummies”

● Why use LinkedIn for career development and business growth

● How to use LinkedIn Effectively

● What background image to use for your LinkedIn profile

● The importance of branding consistency 

● What to include in your name field in LinkedIn to show up in more results

● Why the headline section on LinkedIn is so important 

● How to optimize my LinkedIn Profile

● Tips to optimize a LinkedIn Profile

● How to start building Personal Branding

● Factors to a successful LinkedIn Profile

● How to showcase your expertise

● The ways LinkedIn drive more traffic to your website

● What kind of posts will get you the most engagement 

● How to increase your LinkedIn engagement?

● What factors attracts client in LinkedIn

● What are some LinkedIn Marketing hacks to grow your career and business


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Mar 1, 2022

David Meyer is the managing principal of Meyer Wilson, a national law firm he founded to represent investment fraud victims in their fight against deceptive brokers. Meyer Wilson is one of the nation’s leading investment fraud firms, recovering millions of dollars for clients throughout the last 20 years. David is currently the president of two bar associations: the Public Investors Advocate Bar Association and the Ohio Association for Justice. Included in The Best Lawyers in America®, David has also been twice named “Lawyer of the Year'' by the publication in his practice area and location. 


During the show we discuss:

● Fighting fraudulent financial advisors

● “Record-breaking jury verdict”

● Steps to take before hiring a financial advisor

● How to minimize their chances of working with a bad broker

● The warning signs of “possible fraudsters”

● The most common types of misconduct you’ve discovered in your line of work

● What good investors look like 

● If someone already has a financial advisor or investor working for them, how might they be able to tell if they have already fallen victim to fraud

● What to recover their losses

● What evidence might someone need to gather to build a case against a fraudulent financial advisor

● More memorable cases

● Why investment scam complaints are up

● How social isolation increases the risk of investment fraud

● What Can Investors Do Now to Recover Losses From the COVID-19 Stock Market Crash


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