• Ponzi scheme - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia

    en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Ponzi_scheme A Ponzi scheme is a fraudulent investment operation where the operator, an individual or organization, pays returns to its investors from new capital paid to the ...
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    www.investopedia.com/ask/answers/09/ponzi-vs-pyramid.asp A: Pyramid schemes and Ponzi schemes share many similar characteristics in which unsuspecting individuals are fooled by unscrupulous investors who promise ...
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      money.howstuffworks.com/ponzi-scheme3.htm Ponzi Schemes vs. Pyramid Schemes ­ ­Many people associate Ponzi schemes with pyramid schemes. While they do share some similarities, they're not exactly the same.
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      www.sec.gov/answers/pyramid.htm Pyramid Schemes. In the classic "pyramid" scheme, participants attempt to make money solely by recruiting new participants into the program.
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