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Would you trust these abuelitos?

DSC_011 1 Mr. and Mrs. Catens said they enjoyed making and sending rosaries to Cuba. They are also involved in educational and religious organizations. One of their sons was a public servant.

Would you trust them with your money?

Those who have are now regretting it. The grandparents have become the stars in a case that is being labeled as "Miami's little Madoff."

The Securities and Exchange Commission is accusing Gaston and Teresita Cantens of using their prominent standing in the close-knit Cuban-American community to run a $135M Ponzi scheme.

Here is the story.

Posted by Andrea Torres at 01:03 PM on March 3, 2010 | Permalink | Comments (2) | TrackBack (0)

 
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