Investing

The Washington State Department of Financial Institutions (DFI) cannot tell you what investments to make, but below we do offer unbiased information about investing strategies, investment products, and how to protect yourself from fraud.

Always Investigate Before You Invest

Before you part with your money, you should always verify that the investment is registered with the Washington State Department of Financial Institutions and the individual selling the investment is licensed to do so. To verify licenses and registration status contact the Washington State Department of Financial Institutions at 1-877-RING DFI (1-877-746-4334).

Information and Education

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