Richard Salinas (CRD#6041179) and AVANTAX INVESTMENT SERVICES, INC.

The Securities Lawyers at Halling & Cayo, S.C. are looking into potential claims against Richard Salinas (CRD#6041179) regarding allegations made regarding the following:

Claim(s) Made Against Richard Salinas:

Claim Date: 3/13/2024

“Customer questioned suitability of his market-linked CD purchase based upon maturity date of the instrument.”

This claim, as of this posting, is currently Settled with a claim amount of $5,000.00 .

The investor was paid $7,950.22 by the brokers’ firm.

See more information on FINRA’s BrokerCheck site for Richard Salinas.

Did you have an investment issue with Richard Salinas?

The Securities Lawyers at Halling & Cayo S.C. bring claims on behalf of individual(s) and/or groups of investors for recovery of their funds. Most customers will have signed a FINRA arbitration agreement to resolve disputes, including claims for reimbursement of investment losses. As the SEC reminds investors, it can be important to find an attorney that “specializes in resolving securities complaints.” (See our video, What are the steps of a FINRA Arbitration.) If you were a customer of Richard Salinas and AVANTAX INVESTMENT SERVICES, INC. and suffered investment losses, please contact the Securities Lawyers. We only get paid if we recover your money. Your claim may be subject to a time limit or statute of limitations, so contact an attorney right away.

Brokerage firms have the responsibility to oversee all representatives who are registered with their firm, including Richard Salinas, and must ensure that they adhere to all securities rules, regulations, and internal policies. If a brokerage firm fails to do so, it may be held responsible for investment losses sustained by customers due to a lack of supervision.If you were a client of Richard Salinas and AVANTAX INVESTMENT SERVICES, INC. from Edinburg, TX, and experienced any issues or problems, the Securities Lawyers at Halling & Cayo, S.C. are interested in discussing the possibility of a claim with you. (A further explanation is here, My Financial Advisor lost my money, what now?.)

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Sean M. Sweeney is a shareholder at Halling and Cayo, a full service law firm in Milwaukee, WI and the head of its Securities Litigation team.

He represents individual and institutional investors in FINRA arbitration and court nationwide. He recovers investment losses from fraud or breach of duty from their broker-dealer.

Contact him at (414) 755-5020 or via e-mail at to see if he can help recover your funds.