Beware of unrealistic returns.
Deposit rates are currently at historically low levels.
This is one of the reasons that the number of people being caught by investment scams is increasing, everyone is simply looking for a better return.
However, if you are being offered a significantly higher return than the norm, for a similar level of risk, then alarm bells should sound.
As the old adage goes, if it sounds too good to be true, it probably is.
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