Tag Archives: fraud

The downfall of BitConnect and BitSequence: a brief explainer.

Crypto-scams, class action litigation, and securities regulation, oh, my! The story of millions of dollars in losses, and a class action lawsuit, starts with BitConnect allegedly hosting a once-legendary “trading bot” that was the core to a successfully advertised “profit-sharing” … Continue reading

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Scam Alert: PowerBall does not have a Facebook lottery.

ATLANTA – December 7, 2015 — Claims of a fictitious Facebook lottery are cropping up once again, replete with the usual bad grammar, punctuation errors, and broken English. This time, users from Marietta and other areas of Cobb and Fulton County … Continue reading

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How to survive an immediate financial system crisis

Commodities prices may be a signal of another recession (although I wonder if we’ve even LEFT the last recession). Never mind the fact that half of Atlanta looks to me like it’s been hit with a neutron bomb – there … Continue reading

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