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Alerts & Cautions

Investor Alert: Finance Monitor and financemonitor .io

Posted: December 1 2022

Finance Monitor and financemonitor .io are not (and never have been) registered in Manitoba to engage in the business of trading securities or advising anyone with respect to investing in, buying, or selling securities.

Finance Monitor and financemonitor .io, claims it will help scammed investors recover their money. Finance Monitor does not appear to be legitimate.


MSC recommends investors should always verify an individual or company’s registration at before making any investment.  The MSC also cautions investors about Scam Recovery Companies, that prey on victims to steal more money from desperate victims.


Members of the public are advised to contact MSC if they believe they have been targeted by any type of investment fraud attempt. MSC’s anti-fraud line is 1-855-FRAUD-MB.


Cryptocurrency is a high-risk investment, but you can improve your odds of avoiding fraud by checking the CSA’s list of registered and banned crypto-trading platforms:  and checking to confirm the company and individuals you are dealing with are registered in Manitoba.