The response to Katherine Laidlaw’s investigative piece on the Bay Street accountant who allegedly mishandled a wealthy family’s fortune was largely along the lines of: be careful who you trust with your money.
“This is crazy. Always be aware of who is doing your accounting and how much authority they are given .... ”
—Viktoria Matlis, Facebook
“It’s sad, but it happens in so many families.”
—Linda Genesi-Williams, Facebook
Some readers had little sympathy for the family.