Originally Posted by Neill Smith
CF could not be a Ponzi scheme. Ponzi schemes, by definition, take investment and pay returns on that investment. It's a scheme because money from today's investors is used to pay off yesterday's investors. If there are no investors tomorrow, it collapses. CF isn't an investment vehicle.
I agree that CF isn't a Ponzi Scheme; it runs more like a cult. All profits are funneled to a few at the top and everyone else get very little in return except for joy of being in the CF Cult.