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Greasy Business

Our undercover investigation reveals ripoffs at a popular oil change chain.

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Knock It Off

Erica Johnson reveals the secret psychology of persuasion used by door-to-door salespeople and shows how some Canadians are fighting back.

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What’s The Deal?

If a deal seems too good to be true... then it probably is. We delve in Dealfind, the largest Canadian-based e-retailer. It claims to offer unbeatable deals... so why are so many people not getting what they paid for?

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Won’t Get Fooled Again

For the first time, Marketplace runs the scams instead of exposing them, and asks "Why do you fall for it?"

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Back on the Case

We follow up on some of our favourite stories. See what's changed, and who's been busted since we "Busted" them.

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Clean Water, Dirty Tricks

Marketplace goes undercover, exposing the techniques of door-to-door sales reps peddling a water filtration system.

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Utility Contracts: Power of Persuasion

Wendy Mesley investigates the tactics used by door-to-door energy sales people, and reveals the truth they don’t tell you when it comes to your bills and their companies.

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Lawless Loans

As big banks crack down on credit, loads of loan companies pop up online. Seems anyone gets approved. And as Erica Johnson reveals, seems everyone gets ripped off.

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Miracle Makers or Money Takers?

Searching out an alternative therapy or health remedy? Erica Johnson shows how to avoid getting taken advantage of during a time of ill health.

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