Investing is a good way to manage finances. However, investing isn't as easy as turning your hand. Risk is always a part of investing.
Sometimes, taking the wrong step can actually make us lose assets or even lose money. This is not only experienced by beginner investors, but also experienced investors.
To know, investment is a term with several meanings related to finance and economics. The term relates to the accumulation of an asset form with an expectation of getting a profit in the future.
Sometimes, investment is also called as capital investment. This is the opposite of divesting old assets. (wikipedia.org)
According to data merdeka.com, the Head of the Investment Alert Task Force, Tongam Lumban Tobing, estimates that total losses due to false investments from 2008 to 2018 have reached tens of trillions. The amount consists of various cases that have been revealed by his party.
Online investment and online loans are increasingly rampant especially in Indonesia. The Task Force (Task Force) Alert Illegal Investments reported that it has arrested 1,033 illegal investment and fintech peer-to-peer (P2P) lending entities from 2017 to 2019.
Investment institutions and online loan platforms were repeatedly detected to increase in 2018, namely 108 illegal investment entities and 404 online loan platform entities.
The previous year, there were only 80 illegal investment entities closed. whereas in 2019, the number of illegal investment entities fell to 47 entities and the illegal online loan platform became 399 entities.
The Investment Alert Task Force noted that so far this year as many as 47 illegal investment bids have been frozen by investment task forces.
Of these offers, the majority occur in Multi Level Marketing (MLM) and futures trading. "in 2019, 47 illegal investment offerings have been stopped by the alert alert investment ". Said the Chairman of the Investment Alert Task Force, Tongam Lumban Tobing
In 2019, as many as 17 illegal entities targeted products close to the community such as online social gathering, beauty and care, to life insurance. While the number of Multi Level Marketing (MLM) schemes decreased from the initial 34 entities to 8 entities.
The Investment Alert Task Unit noted that so far this year as many as 47 illegal investment bids have been successfully frozen by investment task forces.
Of these offers, the majority occur in Multi Level Marketing (MLM) and futures trading. " In 2019, 47 illegal investment offerings were stopped by the investment alert task force". He said the Chairman of the Investment Alert Task Force, Tongam Lumban Tobing.
In 2019, as many as 17 illegal entities target products that are close to the community, such as online social gathering, beauty and care, to life insurance. While the number of Multi Level Marketing (MLM) schemes decreased from the initial 34 entities to 8 entities.
Tongam Lumban Tobing, also said that to invest the community needs to pay close attention to the legality permits of an institution. Because, most people do not see that, and instead focus on the lure offered by a company. "Examine the legality of the institution and its products. Understand the business processes offered. Understand the benefits and risks and understand their rights and obligations". He explained
He said, most of the illegal investment, offers unreasonable benefits in a fast time. not to mention, the bonus offered from the recruitment of new members is tempting, then added a claim without risk. "Before investing, identify the institution and its products. If there are accepted investment offers, recognize Legal and Logicallegally ask for permission for the activity, then logically the rational. Suppose the interest offered is 10 percent greater per day or per month, and that is not possible". Finally Tongam Lumban Tobing
So this article, hopefully further adds to our shared insight, especially so as not to be fooled by those who intend not to be good to us in terms of investing. Hopefully useful, and successful always...