Tag: scam

Replacing “Assets Under Management Fees” with “Net Worth Under Management Fees”

The other day I asked a money manager I was getting to know whether his firm charged a lower fee for managing bond portfolios than it charged for managing stock portfolios. He said no — that his firm charged the same for both. I asked him about this because some […]

It Takes a Vigilance: Loyalty Programs that Steal Your Loyalty

Can you imagine what it would be like to support yourself by stealing money? Most people cannot. Some companies can. If you ever buy movie tickets online via Fandango — beware! Because within Fandango’s online presence there lives a business — apparently separate from Fandango — which, as best I […]