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DFRF Enterprises has been shutdown by the Securities and Exchange Commission for operating a pyramid and Ponzi scheme which falsely promised a gold mine of investment opportunity to investors in Spanish and Portuguese-speaking communities in Massachusetts, Florida, and elsewhere in the USA.
Kickstarter and crowdfunding are very popular ways to raise money for projects. Anything that involves money is going to attract scammers. One of these scammers that was recently caught is Erik Chevalier. He was involved in a Kickstarter campaign to create a board game called The Doom That Came To Atlantic City.
A global sweepstakes scam based in Fort Lauderdale, Florida has been shutdown. This scam took in more than $28 million from victims throughout the United States and other countries, including Australia, Canada, France, Germany, Japan, and the United Kingdom. It has been running for years.
Herbalife gets lucky with the approval of an unfair class action settlement. Even over the objections of attorney Douglas M. Brooks, the U.S. District Court for the Central District of California grants final approval of the $15M class action settlement in the matter of Dana Bostick v. Herbalife International of America.
After the end of WakeUpNow in the United States, it was inevitable that something new would be created to take its place. Many of the key players from the WakeUpNow scam have something "new" for you. The scam cycle begins again. You can expect hype that outperforms all other hype before it.
Back in November I reported on a class action lawsuit against Herbalife. Herbalife has decided to settle the lawsuit. The settlement covers around one and a half million people who were Herbalife distributors from April 1, 2009 through Dec. 2, 2014.
Dr. Mehmet Oz and his show have been the platform for scam after scam including fake doctors and bogus weight loss products. A group of 10 prominent doctors from around the country have had enough.