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pyramid scheme

noun
1.
pyramid (def 8).
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  • There's his soap powder pyramid scheme, his real estate and employment agency gambits.
  • It is a pyramid scheme where the beneficiaries are outgrowing the contributors.
  • Businessman held in pyramid scheme in plea negotiations.
  • Who is not allowed to participate in this pyramid scheme at the highest level.
  • In turn this has resulted in the eventual collapse of the pyramid scheme fueled by lax lending standards.
  • In other words money is being injected into a pyramid scheme in the hopes of getting out before the bubble bursts.
  • It is sometimes difficult to tell the difference between a pyramid scheme and normal multi level marketing program.
  • It is important, therefore, to address the differences between a pyramid scheme and a legitimate multi-level marketing company.
  • However, in an illegal pyramid scheme the main focus is not on sales, but on recruiting new representatives into the program.

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