Archive for August 11th, 2011

ONLY ON THE INTERNET: Accused Huckster Andy Bowdoin’s Email ‘Blast’ To Raise 500K In Defense Funds May Begin Today; Recidivist Fraudster And Self-Described ‘Money Magnet’ Also Plans Facebook Appeal

ONLY ON THE INTERNET: Accused Huckster Andy Bowdoin's Email 'Blast' To Raise 500K In Defense Funds May Begin Today; Recidivist Fraudster And Self-Described 'Money Magnet' Also Plans Facebook Appeal

Federal prosecutors say Andy Bowdoin scammed investors in a securities swindle in the 1990s. They add that one of his partners in the autosurf trade was accused by the SEC in the 1990s of pitching a prime-bank swindle. Bowdoin, 76, was arrested in December on charges that he presided over an autosurf Ponzi scheme known […]