25 Fake And Misleading Things That Everybody Needs To Know About

There are a lot of things in life that require you to stop and pay close attention. For example, whenever you are signing documents you’ll obviously want to read the fine print. You don’t do that? Well, you definitely should start. In fact, by the end of this list you’ll probably be much more aware of what is going on around you, or at least you’ll try to be. Why? Because more people are trying to take advantage of you than you would think. From scams to legal loopholes, you have to be cunning to survive in the world today. But this isn’t just going to be about scams. It’s also about marketing and how you can easily be duped into buying silly things that you either don’t need or you thought were something completely different. From price gouging to unfair business practices, there are a lot of things that you need to keep your eyes open for. Granted, most of these things you can’t change. All you can do is shake your head and walk on. But even that is better than not knowing. So get ready for some knowledge because these are 25 fake and misleading things that everybody needs to know about.

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Reproduction tribute coins are completely worthless. They are "clad" in about 50 cents of gold.

Reproduction tribute coins are completely worthless. They are "clad" in about 50 cents of gold.Source: reddit, Image: wikipedia
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You've never gone cow tipping. Nobody has. First of all, you couldn't tip one if you tried. And second of all...they sleep lying down.

You've never gone cow tipping. Nobody has. First of all, you couldn't tip one if you tried. And second of all...they sleep lying down.Source: reddit, Image: wikipedia

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Microsoft would never call you to tell you your computer has a virus. Make sure your grandma knows this.

Microsoft would never call you to tell you your computer has a virus. Make sure your grandma knows this.Source: reddit
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Large companies don't give away money because you like silly Facebook posts. Your gullibility is just being exploited for cheap advertising.

Large companies don't give away money because you like silly Facebook posts. Your gullibility is just being exploited for cheap advertising.Source: reddit, Image: pixabay

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Excedrin Migraine, Excedrin Extra Strength, and Excedrin Menstrual Complete are the same drug. They just have different colored labels.

Excedrin Migraine, Excedrin Extra Strength, and Excedrin Menstrual Complete are the same drug. They just have different colored labels.Source: reddit, Image: wikipedia


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