Charles Ponzi

He's gotten many hardworking people to invest their hopes and dreams in him. But he's also attracted the support of those who smell an easy profit.
5. Charles Ponzi, the O.G. Ponzi schemer: The Italian immigrant fleeced his victims for about $20 million in 1920, or about
Experts believe the recession was the main reason for the collapse of so many Ponzi schemes, though the Madoff case brought
It is a common practice among news organizations to make it look like scoops were the result of initiative on their own part when in fact the original tip may have come from an outsider.
Hundreds of people in the United States are under investigation for financial scams, many involving Ponzi schemes, a U.S
Why does Detroit get only 10% of what the banks and Wall Street have been loaned?
For the good of the American people, Madoff's victims, and the American financial regulatory system, Madoff should be tried in open court.
At a cost of nearly one trillion taxpayer dollars to date, Bush's mad "global war" simply sucked needed money out of our world at levels that made Bernie Madoff seem like a small fry.
Few accounts of the Madoff scandal have delved into the back-story of who "Ponzi" actually was, and how he became the legendary swindler whose name has since been enshrined in the financial Hall of Shame.
As news spreads of Bernard Madoff's alleged $50 billion fraud, many are wondering what exactly a Ponzi scheme is and how to avoid becoming a victim.
Family of Famed Pyramid Schemer Loses Millions In Madoff Fraud A spokesman for the Charles Ponzi estate revealed that the
After a telephone conversation with Andres, I heard that he and many family members including his father-in-law lost enormous amounts of their personal net worth in Madoff's Ponzi scheme.