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How to spot a pyramid scheme

“Looking to make thousands per month while working from home? You’re in luck! All you need to do is pay $500 to buy our product, sell all of it, and recruit 5 other people to join.” Easy, right? It is for the people at the top. Pyramid schemes prey on the hopes of people looking for work while secretly enriching the scammers who run the company. Here are some classic signs to look out for to prevent yourself from getting hooked. 

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