Around one in five Kiwis has been targeted by an investment scam, according to FMA research.
Investment scams are becoming increasingly more sophisticated, and once you’ve sent money, it’s almost impossible to get it back. That’s why it’s vital you protect yourself by not getting involved in the first place. This section of the website contains information to help you protect yourself from being scammed, and what to consider if you think you are being scammed.
Remember, if it sounds too good to be true, it probably is!