Margareta Childs Formerly With Western International Securities And Financial West Group Has 2 Customer Complaints For Alleged Broker Misconduct

Who is Margareta Childs formerly with Western International Securities?

Margareta Childs (CRD #1495891) who was formerly registered with Western International Securities and located in Irvine, California is a subject of one of our many securities industry sales practice abuse investigations. Prior to Western International Securities, Margareta Childs was associated with Financial West Group and other investment advisory and brokerage firms with a history of customer complaints and securities industry regulatory problems.

Margareta Childs has had her own regulatory problems.  In June 2019, FINRA made a request for information that she failed to respond to, and was subsequently permanently barred from association with any FINRA member, in any capacity for violation of FINRA Rule 8210 requiring associate member cooperation in all investigations.

Margareta Childs Customer Complaints

Margareta Childs has been the subject of 2 customer complaints that we know about.  One of Margareta Childs’ customers’ complaints was denied and, to date, the customer has not taken any further action. There is currently one pending customer complaint filed against Financial West Group and Western International Securities for investment losses caused by Margareta Childs’ alleged misconduct.

Allegations Against Margareta Childs

A sample of the allegations made in the FINRA reported arbitration claim settlements and/or pending complaints for investment losses are as follows:

  • Margareta Childs’ alleged Breach of Loan Agreements; Estoppel; Money Lent; Fraud; and Constructive Trust.
  • Customer claimed Margareta Childs engaged in churning and made unsuitable securities recommendations.

Margareta Childs Red Flags & Your Rights As An Investor

Of course, Margareta Childs did not admit to any of the allegations. But regardless of whether an arbitration award was entered, a settlement occurred, or the customer complaint is still pending, the allegations made by customers are red flags which should put all current and former customers of Margareta Childs at Western International Securities and Financial West Group on alert to review carefully the activity and performance of their accounts and question whether Margareta Childs has engaged in any stockbroker misconduct that may have caused them investment losses. The large number of customer complaints at Western International Securities and Financial West Group also raises questions about the brokerage firm’s supervisory practices. If these red flags raise questions, call us and we will inform you of your rights as an investor.

File A Claim To Recover Your Investment Losses At Western International Securities Due To Margareta Childs

If you have questions about Western International Securities, Financial West Group, and/or Margareta Childs and the management or performance of your accounts, please contact Attorney Pearce for a free initial consultation via email or Toll Free at 1-800-732-2889.

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Robert Wayne Pearce

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