$9 Million a Day Is Lost in Cryptocurrency Scams (news.bitcoin.com)

In the time it takes you to read this sentence, $ 850 will have been lost to cryptocurrency scams. In the time it takes to complete this article, that figure will have risen to $ 17,000. Phishing; fraud; theft; hacking; it’s all rife. In the first two months of 2018, there were 22 separate scams involving thefts of $ 400,000 or more. Put it all together and that equates to an average of $ 9.1 million a day. Oh, and that doesn’t include 2018’s outliers – Coincheck, Bitconnect, and

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Calling Bitcoin Cash the “real” Bitcoin is straightforward fraud, and will financially wreck many new investors entering the ecosystem by buying a fake coin. So, exposing frauds is a nice thing to do for other people to prevent them from falling for those scams.

Calling Bitcoin Cash the "real" Bitcoin is straightforward fraud, and will financially wreck many new investors entering the ecosystem by buying a fake coin. So, exposing frauds is a nice thing to do for other people to prevent them from falling for those scams. submitted by /u/readish
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