In this page you will find the most common used words/phrases from HYIP industry what you will notice in articles and other HYIP related resources.
HYIP - a high-yield investment program. Wikipedia article over here.
Compounding - part of your interest is reinvested back to "initial investment" in case to generate more profit. Never use compounding for any deposit before Break-even.
RCB - also known as refback, when you place deposit under some RCB monitor what pays you back commission what he has received from your deposit.
Alexa - also known as Alexa rankings, is semi-valid rankings what HYIP people use to check how popular is some given HYIP website.
Domain - domain is the website name what you see in your internet browser, for example cryptohyipmonitor.com.
Hosting - is the place where website physically is located, usually it is some server from some HYIP hosting.
SSL Encryption - is an encryption what encrypts data/connection between your computer and HYIP website, so no one can capture your passwords or other information what you are exchanging.
DDOS Attack - it is when some party (usually hackers) flood website with countless requests and for that time website is not accessible.
ROI - return of investment - is how much profit your investment will return. Wikipedia article over here.
Black December - period when usually scams big part of HYIPs (before the Christmas).
Break-even - it is the point when you earn back your invested money and after that all the rest is your profit. Wikipedia article over here.
Referral program - also known as affiliate program, is program what says how much you will earn from the person what you attract to the program.
Payment processor - is payment system what allows you to invest in HYIP.
Admin - a person or a group of persons who run a HYIP.
Principal - your initial investment amount.
Calendar days - project what is paying profit 7 days per week.
Business days - also known as working days, project what is paying 5 days per week.
Monitor - website what monitors a HYIP and shows if HYIP is paying or not. Monitors does not guarantee profit!
SCAM - in world of HYIPs scam usually mean that program has stopped paying.
Manual payments - payments paid by HYIP admin with "hands" manually.
Instant payments - payments made automatically when you request them from the user panel of HYIP program.
Automatic payments - payments made automatically without requesting them.
Long term program - program what pays small interest rate daily usually for more then 100 days. Sometimes such programs offers "principal back" feature in the end of investment term.
Short term program - program what pays for relatively short period of time, usually investment plans have included interest in daily payments, for 10 till 50 days.
After-one-day program - program what have investment plans what pays after one day, like 103% after one day where 3% of that is your profit.
Piggy bank program - program what allows you to withdraw your initial investment any time.