Online pop-ups and apps that claim they can double or triple your money are just too good to be true.

GREENSBORO, N.C. — You’ve got money and you put it in the bank. Maybe it’s a retirement fund, a money market account, stocks, all of these can help your money to grow.

Over time you hope your money doubles, triples, quadruples in size.

So if someone promised you they could double your money almost immediately, danger signs should start flashing in your mind.

Sometimes we bypass the danger in the hope of more money and that’s where it all goes wrong, especially lately with this claim with cryptocurrency.

“It requires you to give them your cryptocurrency. Often what happens is that poof the cryptocurrency…

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