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Avoid Fake Free Trial Offers And how To Spot Them

Free trial offers are a double-edge sword. On the one hand, you get a chance to sample a product or service without making a full commitment. On the other hand, they can be difficult to cancel to prevent an automatic enrollment (and payment) if you are not a fan of it. A recent survey found 59% of...
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The Secret For Beautiful Rose Blooms Is Garlic

It's surprising how many people think that roses, perhaps because of their beauty, must be hard to grow. But roses are tough! You basically need two things to grow roses : sun and water and with fall approaching, you may want to plant roses to be the envy of your block because there's a hack that...
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VIDEO: Epic Parking Spot Stand-Off Last Over Two Hours

Finding a parking space can be a daunting task and while people have been known to fight over them, a battle of epic proportions occurred Monday in Los Angeles, where a black and silver car were involved in a parking spot face off for over two hours! A very entertained Twitter fan grabbed a phone...
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How To Tell When A Sale Really Isn't A Sale

Black Friday and Cyber Monday are right around the corner with some stores already handing out their deals for the big shopping days. But just because something is on sale doesn't necessarily mean it's a good deal. Deceptive pricing techniques, in which stores advertise the wrong original price on...
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The Germiest Place In The Refrigerator You're Probably Skipping When Cleaning

Okay, we going to talk about eh grossest spot in your refrigerator that you're probably not cleaning. Now it's not your fault. In fact, your refrigerator is filled with filth! You are constantly introducing new items on its shelves from stores, restaurants and outside gardens. It is one of the few...
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Spotting A Fake Product Review

Much like fake news, fake reviews are rampant online and attempting to filter out the real ones can be tough. 84% of consumers say they can’t always spot a fake review. So here are some signs that an online review may be fake. Look for overuse of “I” and “me” and a lot of verbs. According to...
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The Web Extension That Spots And Flags Fake Photos

It’s easier than ever to get fooled online, especially by photos. While it's easy to pick out a bad Photoshop job, sophisticated editing can make doctored images look like legitimate photojournalism, and a surprising number of the viral images that show up in our social media feeds are at best...
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Spotting Fake Customer Product Reviews

When deciding on a product to buy, an honest review by someone who has it can be beyond helpful. In a 2011 survey, 87% of consumers said a positive review confirmed their decision to purchase a product and online customer reviews are the second most trusted source of product information, behind...
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How To Protect Yourself From Student Load Relief Scams

Graduating College is one of the best feelings of accomplishment in life. Unfortunately the reality for many are the large monthly payments due on their student loans. With so many grads in debt, scammers are preying on them in record numbers promising to reduce, consolidate or even eliminate those...
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How To Spot A Lie Based On Eyes And Feet

To lie or not to lie. Let's be honest (or are we), we lie quite often. One recent study found that the average man lies four times a week while woman lie about three times a week. Most of these are little white lies but over time those harmless little lies can turn into one or more big ones...
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