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Avoid these scams this Black Friday and Cyber Monday

The Thanksgiving holiday is this Thursday, the unofficial start to the Christmas shopping season in the US, followed by Black Friday and Cyber Monday. 768 more words


Customs Agents Raid Local Clothing Store For Designer Knockoffs

LOS ANGELES (CBSLA.com) – ‘Tis the season for holiday shopping, and it’s also the season to watch out for counterfeit goods that are flooding the market. 231 more words


Counterfeit sidewalk vendors in Spain try to go legit

The police have finally moved on from his spot on Barcelona’s stately Passeig de Gràcia, so Pape Diop neatly resets his display of counterfeit Nike-branded FC Barcelona T-shirts on top of a sheet that’s gone gray from sidewalk grit. 1,096 more words


Economist 8/3/15

  1. PRISONS in Japan are filling up with an unexpected group: the elderly. For the first time, more crimes are being committed by people over 65 than by those aged between 14 and 19 (see chart).
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Luxury Accessory Counterfeiters Change Their Methods, Brands Must Catch Up

It used to be pretty easy to spot counterfeit luxury goods online: when a handbag that normally costs, say, $3,000 is available for $50 on a website that popped up overnight, that’s usually a pretty good hint. 242 more words


Can I Resell That Knockoff Bag?

Yard sale groups on Facebook are the new way to sell your gently used clothes, electronics and furniture without the hassle of actually setting up for a yard sale. 799 more words

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