Avoid Being Scammed

As consumers, we certainly want to avoid being scammed. But, that is not always a simple task. Thus, we present several tips to avoid being deceived. First, take a look at these posts about bad company practices: Are YOU Buying These Scam Products? Professions Perceived as Most Ethical – and Most Unethical World’s Leading Ethical […]

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Is There Really Charity in Some Charities?

The good deeds of athletes and other celebrities — as well as the bad ones — are often publicized in the media (click here, for example). Through the sales of his Newman’s Own food products, the late actor Paul Newman was responsible for raising more than $320  million that was distributed to a wide variety […]

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Better Business Bureau Steps Up Online Effort as Consumers Turn to Review Sites Like Yelp

   Click the image fo the full story According to a story by Geoffrey Fowler and Angus Loten in the Wall Street Journal, lost in the buzz over Yelp, Angie’s List, and other online review sites “is the original feedback venue: the 100-year-old Better Business Bureau, which vets and investigates consumer complaints against companies—and charges fees […]

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