Mass marketing has become a relatively cheap endeavor for those wishing to cash in on naÃ¯ve consumers. This is especially true in regard to financial fraud. Marketers are taking advantage of consumers by promoting investments and products with catchy copywriting and new lines of communication. The National Association of Online Investors (NAOI) offers the following tips for protecting yourself from investing scams:
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