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  • Winans Family Member in Trouble for Operating a Ponzi Scheme

    Sep 13, 12 by Brittney M. Walker Leave a comment


    *A member of the famed Winans gospel singing family has been charged in federal court with operating an $8-million Ponzi scheme that promised investors huge returns for investing in a phony Saudi Arabian crude oil bonds, says The Detroit Free Press. Michael Winans Jr. was charged Tuesday in U.S. District Court in Detroit with wire […]

  • BeBe and CeCe Winans on Final Concert Tour

    Apr 1, 11 by Brittney M. Walker Leave a comment


    *If you’ve been waiting for the perfect opportunity to see gospel music legends BeBe & CeCe Winans in concert, it’s here. BeBe, one half of the long-running, Grammy-winning brother-sister duo, says the current run with his sister is their last. And “Still,” the reunion album that won them a pair of Grammys this year, is […]

  • Member of Winans Family Accused of Ponzi Scheme

    Mar 5, 10 by EurPublisher 4 Comments


    *A member of the gospel singing Winans family is being accused of running an elaborate Ponzi scheme that swindled millions of dollars from nearly 200 investors. Michigan regulators say Michael Winans Jr. led a fraudulent, multimillion-dollar investment program by promoting bogus Saudi Arabia oil bonds. Winans allegedly told investors they could double their money in […]