Paul Burks was convicted of fraud and conspiracy Thursday as the mastermind of ZeekRewards, an online marketing scheme that promised massive profits to investors, prosecutors say. Instead, more than 1 million people worldwide lost an estimated $80 Video by Michael Gordon/John D. Simmons jsimmons@charlotteobserver.com
Paul Burks was convicted of fraud and conspiracy Thursday as the mastermind of ZeekRewards, an online marketing scheme that promised massive profits to investors, prosecutors say. Instead, more than 1 million people worldwide lost an estimated $80 Video by Michael Gordon/John D. Simmons jsimmons@charlotteobserver.com

Mastermind of massive Ponzi scheme convicted of fraud and other charges

July 21, 2016 04:22 PM