“Okay, you desperate online desperado. I need you to give yourself up or turn around and head for next web site. We don’t like your kind and we don’t want you spreadin your desperation around here.”
If there were such a thing as an Internet Sheriff, you can imagine he might say something like above.
In some ways Internet is like Old West gold rush. People come online everyday searching for that elusive gold strike that will make them rich overnight and solve all their problems.
Many of these people are Desperate Online Desperados.
What’re some of characteristics of a Desperate Online Desperado?
- A desperate need for quick money (maybe for an emergency) - A desperate need to pay off bills - A desperate need for money to buy something of value - A desperate need for a change of lifestyle
Desperate Online Desperados are more of a danger to themselves than to others, but a crowd of them can create illusion that a stinker of an opportunity is a mine filled with gold.
Many Desperate Online Desperados buy into online business opportunities, pyramid schemes, MLM programs, etc. that are pure rip-offs and losers.
They don’t bother investigating or researching these opportunities before plunging in headfirst.
Some of these opportunities will be free to join, but they will always find a way to get your money.
The creators of these programs know that desperados will sign up for them hoping to get rich quick, so when program makes money pitch, many desperados will surrender their money without hesitation.
Now, maybe each individual desperado isn’t putting out that much money, but a whole bunch of desperado dollars bundled together can add up to a nice chunk of change – for people at top, that is.
Most Desperate Online Desperados walk away with crushed hopes and empty pockets. But they’re still desperate to make money, so they’re ready to buy into next golden scheme that comes along.