Gerri Walsh, JD

Gerri Walsh, JD, ­senior vice president for investor education, Financial Industry Regulatory Authority (Finra), Washington, DC. Finra.org.

Banking

Beware CD Rates That Are Too Good to Be True

Lofty CD rates are sometimes just marketing ploys to lure you into buying high-commission financial products.

Fraud

Two New Finra Rules Protect Investors Against Fraud

Two new rules are meant to help your broker identify and block fraud and scams that can drain your assets.