What do you hope the impact of your book The Madoffs Among Us will be?


William Francavilla (Author & Former Director of Wealth Wealth Management, Legg Mason)

William Francavilla talks about his book The Madoffs Among Us and why he wrote it and what he hopes people will learn from reading it. He explains that while not everyone is a direct investor in the stock market, we are all susceptible to being taken in by a scammer or criminal. Francavilla details some of the most vulnerable individuals in our population who fall prey to scammers and what he hopes individuals will learn about how to protect themselves by reading his book.


About Author

William Francavilla

Author & Former Director of Wealth Wealth Management, Legg Mason

William Francavilla is a former senior vice president and was the corporate director of wealth management for Legg Mason, Baltimore, Maryland. He has over 30 years of experience in the financial industry, serving as branch manager, regional sales director and senior financial adviser trainer. He is also a certified financial planner. He has spoken to many Fortune 500 companies and is the author of the newly published book, “The Madoffs Among Us: Combat the Scammers, Con Artists, and Thieves Who Are Plotting to Steal Your Money” (Career Press, 2018).

Interviewed By

Tracey Fitzpatrick

Tracey Fitzpatrick

Sarder TV Anchor & Former Market News Video Anchor

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