Government Puts a Stop to Cryptocurrency Pyramid Fraudsters
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Thomas Dluca, Eric Pinkston, and Louis Gatto are accused of operating pyramid schemes known as My7Network and Bitcoin Funding Team. Through coque huawei p9 lite lotus their YouTube videos, websites, conference calls, and social media handles, the group supposedly declared that they could change the sum of $100 to $80,000 in 30 days. This was according to the Federal Trade Commission.
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Cryptocurrency use is not illegal, but due to the lack of in depth knowledge in the trade, many investors are falling victim to financial schemes.