Stop the Investing Rip-off: How to Avoid Being a Victim and Make More Money

Stop the Investing Rip-off: How to Avoid Being a Victim and Make More Money

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by David B. Loeper
     
 

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The questions every investor should ask before parting with their hard-earned cash

This book serves as an advocate of the consumer and brings to light what insiders know about the side of the sales pitches that consumers don't, but need to hear. Stop the Investing Rip-Off reveals the questions every investor should ask during a financial sales pitch

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The questions every investor should ask before parting with their hard-earned cash

This book serves as an advocate of the consumer and brings to light what insiders know about the side of the sales pitches that consumers don't, but need to hear. Stop the Investing Rip-Off reveals the questions every investor should ask during a financial sales pitch before they pull the trigger and buy the next mutual fund, stock, advisory service, or other investment product.

Based on David Loeper's nearly twenty-five years of experience of seeing the inner workings of the industry, this updated edition of his classic book offers new strategies based on the performance of the stock market over the past two years.

  • Sheds light on the oft unseen deceit of the financial services industry
  • An updated and revised edition of the bestselling Stop the Investing Rip-Off
  • Written by David Loeper who is regularly quoted in Kiplinger's Money and Investment News and regularity contributes to Forbes Intelligent Investing

Stop the Investing Rip-Off, Revised and Updated is filled with advice for investors who want to avoid becoming victims of smooth talking salespeople and the effective advertising and marketing campaigns designed to evade reality and prey on your emotional desires.

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Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781118133064
Publisher:
Wiley
Publication date:
11/22/2011
Edition description:
Revised
Pages:
197
Sales rank:
972,631
Product dimensions:
5.96(w) x 8.84(h) x 0.62(d)

Meet the Author

David B. Loeper is the CEO of Financeware, Inc. Prior to founding Financeware in 1999, Loeper was Managing Director of Strategic Planning for the retail brokerage division of Wheat First Union and served on the Investment Advisory Committee of the almost $30 billion Virginia Retirement System. Loeper has been active in several industry associations, including the IMCA (Investment Management Consultants Association). He has also been a featured speaker at numerous industry events and often contributes to industry publications, as well as appearing on CNBC, Bloomberg TV, Fox Business, CNN, and Yahoo! FinanceVision.

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Stop the Investing Rip-off: How to Avoid Being a Victim and Make More Money 5 out of 5 based on 0 ratings. 3 reviews.
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baselmom More than 1 year ago
I found this book to be a quick read, and very informative. For those not in the "business" this book does alot of explaining about the industry and its practices.