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A recent hacking incident seems to have caused a radical shift in the social media presence of local Instagram user Belle Thompson.
Abandoning her routine posts of lunch with the girls to advocate for her newfound wealth after investing into cryptocurrency.
Seemingly overnight, Belle proudly announces via a detailed screenshot on her Instagram stories her latest passion for the blockchain. Too good to be true, she can’t help but share all her tips and tricks with all her friends and family.
“It’s never too late, and it’s guaranteed for everyone,” her latest Instagram caption details, urging her followers to dip their own saving into crypto investing.
“Y’all go try it and thank me later,” she enthusiastically adds, with a screenshot displaying a deposit of $12,500 into her bank account, “This literally made me tear up. I’m glad I was able to share my investment process with everyone.”
Having never shown interest in crypto before, her friends and followers we’re quick to question Belle’s new found calling for blockchain technology.
Friends and family speculate that Belle’s apparent zeal for cryptocurrency is the result of being hacked.
As Belle continues her crypto crusade, we know it won’t be long now before Belle’s acquaintances receive a follow request from her new Instagram account, complete with a bio that reads, “Old account got hacked “.