Financial Directions LLC, an independent advisory firm, is dedicated to the individual investor and small business owner. We provide personalized client service that is unusual at larger brokerage or banking organizations. We offer a full range of brokerage and retirement accounts. As your advisor we are a personal resource and a crucial part of your support team moving you toward financial success. Working with someone you trust and who knows you on a personal level is how our independent, client-focused perspective is designed to help you meet your needs.
Just as technology advances, so do the tools cybercriminals use to target people’s savings. Wire fraud, identity theft, and email scams continue to threaten security and are growing in number and sophistication. At the time of this writing, criminals are using the heightened fear around COVID-19 to steal email credentials through scams that appear legitimate and urgent—most notably, through phishing. The characteristics of a phishing email often do not play on fear a