Fight financial fraud: The SEC is here to help

The Dodd-Frank Wall Street Reform and Consumer Protection Act – or as I like to call it, The Game Changer.  Unless you’ve been hiding your money under your mattress for the past few years, you’ve heard of the Dodd-Frank Act.  While the name has a certain lackluster feel to it, the substance of the Act is something else completely.  The Dodd-Frank Act provides incentives, protections, and procedures for people who report information about securities-related fraud to the Securities and Exchange Commission. That’s right… incentives, protections, and procedures for people who report fraud to the SEC. If it reads cryptic and leaves you with a sense of “huh,” then you’re not alone.  The Act allows the SEC to actively recruit and [...]