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Anatomy of a Ponzi Scheme: Scams Past and Present: True Crime Tales of White Collar Crime by [Cross, Colleen]

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"This book is fascinating and well written. It looks into what makes up a Ponzi Scheme, how often they occur (according to Cross about once a year... since the middle ages!) and how many fraudsters are psychopaths. He also details the life and fraud of the man for whom the phenomenon was named Charles Ponzi. Other chapters cover; Chapter 4. Nineteenth Century Swindlers - Ponzi Pioneers (followed by a slew of other famous Ponziers) Chapter 5. Paul Burks Chapter 6. Marc Dreier Chapter 7. Nevin Shapiro Chapter 8. Ioan Stoica Chapter9. Damara Bertges (even women can be schemers) Chapter10. Scott Rothstein Chapter11. Tom Petters Chapter12. Allen Stanford Other chapters cover Chapter 17. Spotting Ponzi schemes and... Chapter 20. a prediction of the next big Ponzi"

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Is Your Money Safe?


Many investors faced financial ruin after investing in Ponzi Schemes with Madoff, Stanford and Wall Street crooks, often unknowingly through complex feeder fund arrangements. You'll learn how these white-collar criminals operate, fooling even the most sophisticated investors. You may be invested in one of these Ponzi schemes yourself, through your mutual fund, pension or retirement funds, yet not even know it.

Most of the all-time biggest Ponzi schemes collapsed during the last financial crisis, but the worst is yet to come. Today's volatile markets have peaked, and the coming stock market crash will expose these white collar crimes. Experienced investors and industry professionals alike will be caught in the carnage. Today's volatile financial markets and uncertain political climate are exactly the right conditions for a Ponzi scheme collapse, and financial ruin for many investors. But there is a way to avoid disaster--if you know what to look for.


Learn how to spot Ponzi scheme red flags and keep your money safe. Spot the warning signs, take action, and avoid being a victim.

You'll learn the tricks Bernard Madoff, Scott Rothstein, and others used to defraud investors for years, and the mistakes that ultimately exposed them. Get Anatomy of a Ponzi today and keep your investments safe!

What is a Ponzi Scheme? Read Anatomy of a Ponzi Scheme and discover real-life Ponzi scheme examples including Charles Ponzi, Bernie Madoff, Scott Rothstein and others. You can learn how to invest in stocks, investment funds, real estate and other assets, but you won't be successful unless you also learn how to spot fraud.

Colleen Cross also writes mystery thrillers. Her two bestseller series are financial and legal thrillers and cozy mysteries that will keep you guessing and turning pages. Find out more at www.colleencross.com and sign up for her twice-yearly newsletter to get the latest on her new releases.


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  • Format: Kindle Edition
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  • Print Length: 297 pages
  • Publisher: Crosstown Media (28 December 2013)
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  • Language: English
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