Jordan Stock Fraud Preys On Illiterate, Elderly (VIDEO)

06/28/2009 05:12 am ET | Updated May 25, 2011
  • Huffington Post

The Jordanian city of Jerash, described as the 'Mumbai of the Middle East' for its historic structures and annual music festival, has been especially hard hit by the global economic crisis. LinkTV reports that this is due to fraudulent stock brokers taking advantage of illiterate and elderly residents. It states that many families have been duped to the point where they lose everything they own, and then end up in debt. Check out the LinkTV report.

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