Bitcoin has not been around for that long, however, it seems like it is the flavor of the month for get rich quick folks but also techno-dweebs, and also bad guys. All in the name of getting rich quick.
Many folks think that phishing and spear-phishing are the same thing, but they are mistaken. One is a specific kind of cyberattack, the other a little more generic.
Even if a site had a link on it that said, Don’t Click That ! I am sure there are a bunch of folks who would still click on it, just out of curiosity. Curiosity killed the cat (after all). At least run the link through a “link check” site! Cyber criminals are always coming up with new ways to use phishing scams to steal your personal information.