Iowa securities regulators today identified the Top Five investments to be wary about.
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Monday, September 24, 2001
In the wake of terrorist attacks in New York and near Washington DC Iowa securities regulators warned investors to be on the lookout for opportunistic scams similar to those associated with the Year 2000 computer bug.
Monday, September 17, 2001
A lawsuit has been filed against four Iowa insurance agents in connection with the sale of investments in customer-owned coin-operated telephones commonly referred to as "COCOTs."
Friday, September 7, 2001
Nationwide the health care industry is facing tougher times. The cost of insurance is rising. In addition the number of fraudulent health plans being marketed to consumers is on the rise.
Thursday, May 31, 2001
The Iowa Insurance Division (iid) reported this month that the external review process has saved consumers more than $85000 on cases involving medical necessity.
Monday, April 23, 2001
Iowa Insurance Commissioner Terri Vaughan released tips for flood victims throughout the state.
Wednesday, March 14, 2001
Regulators across the country announced investigations against individuals and companies that promised high returns from risky or fraudulent investments in pay telephones.
Wednesday, February 7, 2001
With stock market volatility on the rise and investors looking for safe places to put their money some stockbrokers are pushing elderly investors to buy high yielding Ã¢â‚¬Å“callableÃ¢â‚¬Â certificates of depositÃ¢â‚¬Â¦
Tuesday, January 9, 2001
The Iowa Securities Bureau announced that Oak Hill Cemetery Association ("Oak Hill") which owns and operates a perpetual care cemetery located in Belle Plaine Iowa has entered into a consent agreement with the Bureau.
Monday, December 18, 2000
The Iowa Securities Bureau (ISB) announced an agreement with Loewen Group International Inc. A systems-wide audit raised a number of compliance issues regarding perpetual care cemeteries and preneed funerals.