Archive for March 27th, 2013

New Hampshire Joins Many Other States Or Provinces In Issuing ‘Profitable Sunrise’ Warning; [UPDATE: District Of Columbia, Georgia And West Virginia Now On List Of 34, Too]

New Hampshire Joins Many Other States Or Provinces In Issuing 'Profitable Sunrise' Warning; [UPDATE: District Of Columbia, Georgia And West Virginia Now On List Of 34, Too]

UPDATED 6:11 P.M. EDT (MARCH 28, U.S.A.)  The District of Columbia has issued a warning about Profitable Sunrise. So has West Virginia. Georgia has issued a cease-and-desist order. A majority of U.S. states now have taken action in one form or another against Profitable Sunrise. See the info in the Comments thread below . . […]

On The High Seas Of Facebook, The Search For New HYIP Blood In The Water Intensifies After ‘Profitable Sunrise’ Goes Missing

On The High Seas Of Facebook, The Search For New HYIP Blood In The Water Intensifies After 'Profitable Sunrise' Goes Missing

“HYIPs use an array of websites and social media — including YouTube, Twitter and Facebook — to lure investors, fabricating a ‘buzz’ and creating the illusion of social consensus, which is a common persuasion tactic fraudsters use to suggest that ‘everyone is investing in HYIPs, so they must be legitimate.’” — The Financial Industry Regulatory […]