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Over $1 Billion in Crypto Scams in 2021 Points to Social Media as the Root Cause

You are here: Home / News / Crypto Scam / Over $1 Billion in Crypto Scams in 2021 Points to Social Media as the Root Cause June 6, 2022 by Vignesh Karunanidhi According to the US Federal Trade Commission, social media and cryptocurrency are a “combustible combination for scams,” with social media platforms accounting for…

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June 7, 2022 In ​​,  HSE

Ex Ripple Exec-“XRP Will Hit $100 Sooner”

You are here: Home / News / Altcoin News / Ex Ripple Exec-“XRP Will Hit $100 Sooner” June 6, 2022 by Lipika Deka Former Ripple executive Matt Hamilton, who is currently Director of Developer Relations at Bittensor, sought to defend XRP by saying the asset will certainly hit $100 at some point after a user called it…

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ED files charge sheet against Choksi, wife in PNB scam

It also names retired bank official for issuance of fraudulent letters of understanding It also names retired bank official for issuance of fraudulent letters of understanding The Enforcement Directorate (ED) on Monday filed a prosecution complaint (charge sheet) against absconding diamantaire Mehul Choksi and his wife in the ₹13,578-crore Punjab National Bank (PNB) fraud case.This…

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June 7, 2022 In ​​,  HSE

Malaysian teenager forced to become a scammer after falling for job ad

SINGAPORE: When Malaysian teenager Ah Heng (not his real name) saw a Facebook post in February advertising a job for a customer service position in Cambodia, he was intrigued. The job promised him RM4,000 (S$1,250), which was more than what Ah Heng, 19, earned monthly as a phone shop assistant back home. But it was…

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June 7, 2022 In ​​,  HSE

How “doing your own research” can go wrong

Investors have lost at least a billion dollars on crypto scams, and a new ad campaign from the SEC wants to help them avoid such pitfalls.Why it matters: The ads encourage skepticism towards faddish investments, but also urge individuals to “do your own research” — a phrase associated with conspiracy theories and mistrust of official…

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