Fraud Alerts

Tu Ngoc Le of Phoenix, Arizona Violates FINRA Rules (September 2018)
SagePoint Financial Inc. Censured and Fined as Part of AWC Issued by FINRA (July 2018)
Bradley Joseph Tennison Barred from Association with FINRA Members in all Capacities (July 2018)
FINRA Suspends Michael Anton Crowe of Mesa, Arizona (June 2018)
Daniel C. Butterfield Ordered To Cease And Desist (May 2018)
Former Investment Advisor Richard Mark Schmerman Sentenced (April 2018)
FINRA has Barred Dallas Richardson York of Phoenix (April 2018)
Dallas Richardson York of Phoenix Respondent in FINRA Complaint (March 2018)
FINRA Sanctions Pending Review for Scottsdale Capital Advisors, John Hurry, Timothy DiBlasi and D Michael Cruz (January 2018)
John Christopher Oldham, Gold Canyon, AZ Suspended for 3 Months from FINRA (January 2018)
FINRA Barrs Jerry Lou Guttman of Scottsdale, Arizona (November 2017)
Ex AZ Investment Advisor, Schmerman, Indicted for Fraud (April 2017)
FINRA Bars Former LPL Financial Broker, Dominic DeBruin (November 2016)
Ameriprise Financial Fined $850K for Failure to Supervise (September 2016)
Lawson Financial Suspected of Alleged Bond Fraud (May 2016)
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*If you believe you have been a victim of fraud, unrelated to Securities Investments, contact the Arizona Attorney General’s Office.


Financial Industry Regulatory Authority, Inc. (FINRA) is an independent, non-governmental regulator who oversees the people and firms that sell stocks, bonds, mutual funds and other securities to the public in the United States. They are authorized by Congress to protect investors. They do this by making sure the securities industry operates fairly and honestly with the public.