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A Lottery Loophole (Sorry, Now Closed) in Massachusetts. Confidence trick. §Terminology A confidence trick is also known as a con game, a con, a scam, a grift, a hustle, a bunko (or bunco), a swindle, a flimflam, a gaffle or a bamboozle.
The intended victims are known as "marks", "suckers", or "gulls" (ie, gullible). When accomplices are employed, they are known as shills. §Short and long cons A short con or small con is a fast swindle which takes just minutes. A long con or big con (also, chiefly British English: long game) is a scam that unfolds over several days or weeks and involves a team of swindlers, as well as props, sets, extras, costumes, and scripted lines. §Stages of the con In Confessions of a Confidence Man, Edward H. Foundation Work The preparations which are made before the scheme is put in motion, including the elaboration of the plan, the employment of assistants and so forth. Approach The manner of getting in touch with the victim—often most elaborately and carefully prepared. Build-up Pay-off or Convincer The Hurrah The In-and-In. List of Ponzi schemes. Security & Network.