Coffee With Jeff #157: Charles Ponzi & His Scheme

30 mins - Published Sun, Aug 12, 2018 by Jeff Kelley

Ever since the invention of money, there have always been people looking for ways to make it both quickly and easily. Promises of quick profits are often very temping to anyone dreaming of a better life – so imagine a chance to double your money in as little as three months?

That is what one man pledged in the early 20th century, getting thousands of people to give him his hard earned cash. Today I have the tale of Charles Ponzi and his Scheme.

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