Crypto Curry Club
The Crypto Curry Club is the UK's leading community for crypto hosting networking and educational events across the UK and remotely. The Crypto Curry Club publishes weekly industry newsletter the Crypto Currier and monthly publication Blockchain Industry Review.
The Crypto Curry Club is run by Erica Stanford, author of bestselling book Crypto Wars: Faked Deaths, Missing Billions and Industry Disruption
14th October THURSDAY
The dark side of crypto- the biggest scams, hacks, faked deaths, missing people and Ponzi schemes
Erica Stanford will go into the biggest hacks and scams in crypto- how do these scams get so big, who's behind them, how do they continue to get so many victims even when law enforcement have exposed them, where does multi-level marketing come into crypto and what marketing and sales tactics make these so bad. Erica will talk about some of the biggest trends in crypto scams and frauds, share some tips on how to tell a scam from what's real, and share some of the craziest stories.
If thousands of people can lose billions of dollars in OneCoin, masterminded by the now infamous Missing Cryptoqueen made famous by the BBC's podcast series and called 'one of the biggest scams in history' by The Times, what makes you think your money is safe? OneCoin isn't alone. In this talk, Erica will go into some of the most shocking scams affected millions of innocent people all around the world with everything from religious leaders to celebrities involved. You'll get access to the back story of the most extreme Ponzi schemes, the most bizarre hoaxes and brutal exit strategies from some of the biggest charlatans of crypto.
Erica spent 2020 researching and writing about all the biggest hacks and scams affecting crypto for her bestselling book Crypto Wars: Faked Deaths, Missing Billions and Industry Disruption.