5 Written Questions
5 Matching Questions
- concealed information
- winning bid
- failure to plan
- failure to be informed
- a hiding information; hiding the truth
- b Not reading labels, fine print, contracts, sales offers, etc.
- c not making shopping lists, spending plans, doing comparison shopping, etc.
- d a scam artist may noitify you that you have the winning bid, ask for money, but never ship the item purchased
- e to tell an untruth/habit or practice of telling untruths
5 Multiple Choice Questions
- Means of communicating--e.g., word of mouth, telephone, texting, emails, etc.
- Has a website where incidents of consumer fraud may be reported
- offers that withhold certain details, expecting one to pay up front to get them
- stealing of someones personal information to commit theft or fraud
- Using extreme tactics to persuade a consumer to buy
5 True/False Questions
chain letter → prizes awarded by chance after purchase of a ticket; very small chance of winning
Federal Trade Commission → hiding information; hiding the truth
pyramid → a scam that usually involves a "get rich quick" chain letter, sending money to others in order to, supposedly, receive money in your mail yourself
State Attorney General → states that one has won a valuable prize, but must pay a fee to claim it
condition → Means of communicating--e.g., word of mouth, telephone, texting, emails, etc.