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The Truth About

Companies in a capitalistic economy are seeking to maximize profit. As a result, organizations or companies may use advertisements for products or services that give the consumer less than full information to make a decision in their own best interest.

“The Truth About” section of Money Matters seeks to provide you with information that empowers you to act in your best interest. When you understand what is “behind the curtain” you can ask better questions and make better decisions.

If you hear something on the radio, see something on the Internet, or billboard that seems too good to be true — check here to see if there is a “The Truth About” the topic.

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Dr. Carolyn BirdExtension Resource Management Specialist & Associate Professor (919) 513-7793 carolyn_bird@ncsu.eduAgricultural & Human Sciences - NC State University
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