Tag Archives: scam

Shrinkflation

Shrinkflation

I wasn’t sure whether to post this brief under the topic of scams or economics, since there is a bit of both evident in the concept. Since it’s not technically a scam but more of a way of legally deceiving consumers, I have decided that economics is the place this brief is going to be posted under. Read the brief and let me know if you agree.

Scam Alert – Multi Level Marketing (MLM)

Scam Alert - Multi Level Marketing (MLM)

Network marketing, multi level marketing or MLM is a type of organisational structure that has made some individuals very wealthy, but most have been left disappointed, deflated, fooled and some even broke. The business structure itself is not a scam, but the way it has been presented to the public, and the promises that have been made to lure people in, have left many believing that they have been victims of a scam.

Scam Alert – Invoice Scam

Scam Alert - Invoice Scams

If you are operating a business then I need to warn you about the invoice scam. Sooner or later you will be thrown the bait. The question is whether you will grab it and get hooked, or whether you will smile and rip the bait off the hook and throw it straight in the bin.