Seniors Against Investment Fraud

Invest Smart -

an investor education service of the

Iowa Insurance Division

(This program is funded by penalties assessed to securities firms.)


What's in Your E-Wallet? An Investor Alert from Securities Regulators about Virtual Currency. (Advisory posted 4-30-2014)

Types of financial services professionals and their obligations to you as a client (Advisory posted 5-1-2013)

The Basics of Saving and Investing

Top Ten Threats to Investors

Steps to Take to Protect Yourself

Before Hiring a Financial Adviser

"What to Do" Responses to Scam Promoters

Before You Sign Anything

Before Hiring a Financial Adviser, Here Are Some Tips to Follow 

Investor Tips for a Down Market

Are You an Informed Investor?  Financial Service Providers

File a Complaint

Additional Investor Education Information

Links to More Information

Call 1-877-955-1212 to speak with a consumer affairs specialist, M-F 8:00-4:30.