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Beware of pyramid schemes.

When it comes to investment frauds, pyramid schemes are among the greatest hits. Organizers behind pyramid schemes try to convince investors to contribute money and tempt them with promises of a giant payout. But what makes pyramid schemes so insidious is that they’re based on a sham that eventually collapses.

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