Equity Trust Company: Fraud Awareness, Good Business Practices, and Consumer Education is Celebrated in National Consumer Protection Week

Equity Trust asks clients to take a look at the wealth of information on a wide range of topics provided from National Consumer Protection Week (March 2-8, 2014).

Cleveland, OH (PRWEB) March 07, 2014

National Consumer Protection Week is a national campaign advocating consumers to be better informed of their rights and to seek out information to make sound decisions. Agencies such as the IRS, Federal Trade Commission, and the United States Postal Service along with organizations such as National Urban League, National Council of La Raza, and NeighborWorks America have come together to make valuable information available to consumers as well as supply resources for businesses to join this event.

In this same spirit of promoting consumer awareness, Equity Trust urges consumers to learn more about the available resources to help protect investors against fraud and scams.

Equity Trust enables individuals to use their knowledge, experience, and expertise to create tax-free profits within a self-directed IRA. As part of their mission, they encourage clients to perform due diligence, maintain fraud awareness, and seek continuing education in financial matters. As part of their client education tools, Equity Trust maintains fraud prevention and detection resources to serve as a starting point for performing due diligence.

Equity Trust invites clients to explore these investor awareness resources their company provides as well as the valuable tips supplied as part of National Consumer Protection Week.

About Equity Trust Company
Equity Trust Company, with its corporate headquarters in Greater Cleveland, Ohio and operations in Denver, Colorado and Sioux Falls, South Dakota, is at the forefront of the self-directed retirement plan industry. The Company specializes in the custody of alternative assets in self-directed IRAs, Coverdell Education Accounts, Health Savings Accounts and qualified business retirement plans. Along with its affiliates, Equity Trust Company provides services to more than 130,000 individuals and businesses nationwide with $12 billion in assets under custody. Since 1974, the company and its affiliates have helped investors make tax-free profits through education, innovation, and a commitment to understanding individual needs. Visit http://www.trustetc.com for more information.


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