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investment scams

If you think pyramid schemes are a thing of the past, you'd unfortunately be wrong. Just last year, six British women were convicted for their "Give and Take" operation, which stole more than £20m (30.5M in US dollars) from 10,000 investors...

Every day we read news articles surrounding the failures and flourishes of companies. One day a brand is performing well, the next their stocks are in the pits. There is, however, a few special companies that hold a different association- they...
10 Famous Investment Scams

This month, the trial of Bernie Madoff’s former secretary Annette Bongiorno is expected to wrap up. Bongiorno is one of five former employees on trial for abetting Madoff's fraud. Bernie Madoff was sentenced in 2009 to 150 years in prison after his investment firm Bernard L. Madoff Investments Securities fell apart, costing investors an estimated $65 billion in losses – one of the biggest frauds ever seen in America.