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# Pyramid Scheme

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# Watch Out
People warned about Flower/Leaf pyramid scheme circulating on social media
The scheme appears to be particularly targeting students and younger people.
# Cosmetics
Gardaí alerted to illegal pyramid schemes operating on social media
Officers believe there has been an increase in this type of activity since the start of lockdown measures imposed in March.
# Pyramid Scheme
An alleged €178k fraudster told duped investors he'd 'flip cars for profit'
Eamon Shield has pleaded not guilty to the charges.
# Pyramid Scheme
Liverpool frustrated as Chelsea agree deal for Egypt forward Salah
The 21-year-old was a reportedly on Brendan Rodger’s January shopping list.
# Madoff
Bernie Madoff's wife says couple attempted suicide over ponzi fraud fallout
In her first television interview, Ruth Madoff says that she was “glad” the couple woke up after taking pills they thought would kill them.
# Madoff
Bernard Madoff insists he is not a sociopath
The disgraced financier has denied he is a sociopath – and says that some victims of his pyramid scheme should carry much of the blame.