Latest Deception Stories

2013-03-12 23:03:56

In a recent FTC release, those in their 50s had the most real estate and mortgage complaints of fraud. HomeValue shares tips on how to avoid these scams. Los Angeles, CA (PRWEB) March 12, 2013 The Federal Trade Commission released that real estate and mortgage scams were top complaints for 2011-2012. The baby boomer generation, those over 50, had the most fraud issues during this time, according to the FTC. HomeValue.us.org shares how downsizing for older generations may be a cause for...

The Tooth Fairy Effect: Parents Lie To Instill Good Behavior In Children
2013-01-21 08:45:10

Lawrence LeBlond for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online Everyone knows lying is wrong. And most parents try to instill in their children that this behavior is unacceptable. But new research has shown a vast majority of parents will actually lie to their children in order to get them to behave. Lead researcher Gail Heyman, of the University of California, San Diego (UCSD), has found certain variations in the way parents from the US and China use untruths and white lies when dealing with...

2013-01-04 05:04:43

NBC's new hit show "Deception" stars actors Meagan Good and Laz Alonso host "A Weekend of Deception" and celebrity hairstylist Anthony Cherry creates an exclusive pop-up salon at Just Extensions Los Angeles, CA (PRWEB) January 03, 2013 Anthony Cherry, Megan Good and Laz Alonso will host “A Weekend of Deception” on January 4th and 5th. Anthony Cherry, celebrity hairstylist, is ecstatic to host pop-up salon, Meagan Good and Laz Alonzo, will host “A Weekend of...

2012-12-22 05:00:49

Sound Sand & Finish illustrates how greenwashing and slumping perception over "green" packaging has made responsible practices and quality wood floor services tougher to sell. Bothell, Washington (PRWEB) December 21, 2012 "It's not just paper or plastic" says Brian Johnston, managing member of Sound Sand & Finish, poking fun at the recent slump in public perception of what it means to be green, while addressing the difficult decision that consumers are faced with when attempting to...

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  • A small crescent-shaped structure or marking, especially the white area at the base of a fingernail that resembles a half-moon.
This word is a diminutive of the Latin 'luna,' moon.