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Ponzi scheme

How it works: Fraudulent investment operation which pays investors with funds from subsequent investors. This scheme entices new investors by offering higher returns than other investments. Remember, if it is too good to be true... Pictured above is Scott Rothstein. He ran a $1.2 billion Ponzi scheme in South Florida. Where it happens All over.The Miami Herald, courtesy
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