We have seen interest rates manipulation in the recent past and banking products mis-sold. On the forums, there are now accusations of stock market manipulation. There is a petition asking for regulation of market makers.
I used to have the odd afternoon betting on horses on Betfair and trying to not only place bets, but to lay bets too. Now I watch the stock market instead. Some would say I’m still gambling, but we gamble all the time anyway. Life has it’s risks and we have to avoid dark alleys, but not allow fear to stop us taking risks altogether. We have to be brave and live life. (more…)