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What Exactly is HYIP?
HYIP is basically a program where the aim is to accumulate money or capital fromthe masses for a venture or an idea. And in return, the program will promise these ‘investors’ a certain or fix return on their money deposited with the program.Most if not all HYIP that are transacted over the internet are not regulated and Idoubt that it will ever be. The interesting part is that it seems that the HYIPcommunity or HYIP investors themselves are indirectly regulating this industry.While they can not enforce this industry, the community works together to informand be informed on which programs are good and which are not. If the program isnot living up to it promises to members, words gets out to the mass and theprogram might suffer.
offers to help regulate these programs that are currently on the internetinforming the masses which programs are paying and which are not paying or howwell is the program performs with certain indications posted on the monitoring sites.HYIP has been deemed, branded and said to be a scams, ponzi and pyramidschemes. But yet, HYIP still continue to draw in a lot of new investors whileretaining some of the veteran investors. And that is what makes it an interestingindustry.
The Way they Make Money
As stated, HYIP exist to accumulate capital from the masses to venture in abusiness idea. Most of the time, if you take out the Ponzi factor, these programsCLAIM that they are making money from the following:
Stock ,Index and Comodities trading
Betting ArbitrageSo the real question remains; is it possible to make these kinds of returns? Again,taking the Ponzi factor away, it seems to be possible.Let’s take forex trading as an example because this is what the majority of programs claim to be making money from. If you do a search on Forex tradingstrategy or system, you will come across loads of sites that sell systems and tradingstrategies that claim that they can make x amount of money a month using their