What is the first word you think of when you here Charles Ponzi? It should be scheme. He is one of the most well known men for being a scam artist. He lead a very interesting life that ended on a sour note. The "Ponzi" scheme is well known all over the world. Here you will find out how it all began and how it all came to a screeching halt. Nobody likes to get taken advantage of but, if you lived in the Boston area around 1919 and were interested in making money, then it was almost inevitable.
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Last updated December 2003
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