It is our hope that the harrowing stories and cautionary warnings told below will help you to be more discerning and careful in your travels on Craigslist and the rest of the Internet.
(source) In March of 2008, reported on a Craigslist hoax that cost one man almost everything he owned.
Craig and journalist Zoya Sheftalovich from CHOICE present a film noir style report on animal testing and cosmetics. Watch Video Extended Warranties Consumers are constantly being flogged extended warranties (especially for cars).
Scott Abbot asks what they do and dont cover, and reveals what to say to people trying to sell them to you.
On his drive home he spotted a truck passing him loaded down with stuff from his house and garage.
Surprised, Salisbury pulled them over to discover just what was going on.
She says that sometimes Craigslist lacks the level of decorum and respectful tone between its users demanded by regulated sites, but it’s still a viable source for anyone looking for love.The study's authors sifted through decades of research about what makes people romantically compatible."It is very very difficult, if not impossible, to predict initial chemistry using variables assessed before two people meet each other," said study co-author Paul Eastwick, an assistant professor at the University of Texas at Austin.Services like e Harmony and promise to find you the best potential matches based on complex and tightly guarded algorithms.Take the 2012 article Online Dating: A Critical Analysis From the Perspective of Psychological Science.