SCAM:”FREE” IS NOT REALLY FREE

I wanted to know what the ingredients were in the widely promoted “new” miracle anti-aging products. Since I have written seven editions of A Consumers’ Dictionary of Cosmetic Ingredients (Crown Publishers), I wanted to find out about the ingredients. I sent for various “free” samples of the products. I filled out my address and foolishly gave them my credit card number for the $4.95 “delivery fee”. A few days later, I looked at my monthly credit card bill and there were numerous debits for $89-$95 for my “Free samples” (To be automatically taken out every month).

PRIVACY AND TALKING PLANTS

Worried about privacy? If you have plants in your home, they may listen to everything you say and talk to each other about you. When my friend told me she talks to her plants when she comes home from vacation or when they are not thriving and they respond, I thought she was very odd….