The best of the web on money, markets and all things financial, as chosen daily by Globe and Mail personal finance columnist Rob Carrick.
Finances and the aging brain
How even sophisticated investors can be duped by fraudsters.
More on fraud
The Ontario Securities Commission has published this advisory on how to tell if an investment opportunity is fraudulent.
Here’s a story of police laying charges for fraud and elder abuse involving a 94-year-old woman.
Why the wealthy don’t feel rich
While they have high incomes, they don’t necessarily have a lot of wealth accumulated. Also, there’s a difference between the top 1 per cent of earners and the top 0.1 per cent.