Marketplace | Season 38, Episode 12 | Apr 1, 2011 | 45:08

Won't Get Fooled Again

For the first time ever, Marketplace runs the scams instead of exposing them. Find out who gets fooled as we reveal common scams, and ask, "Why do we fall for them?"

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