How to Smell a Rat
IN THIS SUMMARY
In How to Smell a Rat, Ken Fisher explores how most investment scams can be easily detected and avoided. With his 37 years managing money for individuals and institutions, 25 years writing for the “Portfolio Strategy” column in Forbes, and lifetime of studying markets, Fisher has witnessed countless money managers—both good and bad. He illustrates and examines the five most common signs of financial fraud in detail. Ultimately, readers will learn how to use the five signs as a checklist to identify and avoid con artists, or “rats.” How to Smell a Rat is a critical resource for any investor to spot a potential financial disaster before it is too late.