Archive for October 8th, 2015

FEDS: ‘Achieve Community’ Scam Raked Victims In More Than 140 Countries; Justice Department’s ‘Mega Victim Case Unit’ Called To Duty

FEDS: 'Achieve Community' Scam Raked Victims In More Than 140 Countries; Justice Department's 'Mega Victim Case Unit' Called To Duty

Unlike the boffo web-based schemes of TelexFree, Zeek Rewards and AdSurfDaily, the “Achieve Community” scam in which participants were told they’d glean returns of 700 percent did not perform well (relatively speaking) at the MLM Pyramid/Ponzi Scheme Box Office. Achieve’s haul topped out at about $6.8 million, with alleged unfunded liabilities in the range of $50 […]

Banks Should Have Googled Daniel Fernandes Rojo Filho, Attorney Tells Bloomberg Business

Banks Should Have Googled Daniel Fernandes Rojo Filho, Attorney Tells Bloomberg Business

The lede in a story this morning by Neil Weinberg of Bloomberg Business: “The U.S. requires banks to know their customers. Looks like several big ones, including Citigroup Inc., JPMorgan Chase & Co. and Wells Fargo & Co., may have missed getting acquainted with Daniel Fernandes Rojo Filho.” Here’s a link to the story, titled […]