BITCOIN scammers have been using images of stars from the hit TV show Dragon’s Den to lure unsuspecting investors into parting with their money.

Their images and false quotes have been used to lure people into a get-rich-quick Bitcon con on websites and social media.

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Dragon’s Den star Deborah Meaden has warned against cryptocurrency scamsCredit: WARNING: Use of this image is subject to the terms of use of BBC Pictures’ Digital Picture

What is the Dragon’s Den Bitcoin scam?

There are a number of Bitcoin and cryptocurrency scams that use celebrities along with fake quotes pretending to show the famous faces have backed the scheme but are no more than a scam to get your money.

Dragon’s Den stars Deborah Meadon and Peter Jones have fallen foul of this practice.

Unsuspecting investors make deposits into a trading account that is set up by the fraudsters and then they are given access…

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