Nutrition & Diet Coach

Peggy Korody North San Diego Registered Dietitian Nutritionist

Internet Marketers of Acai Berry Weight-Loss Pills & “Colon Cleansers” to pay $1.5 M

Written By: Peggy Korody - Jan• 14•12

The Federal Trade Commission (FTC) announced that an operation that marketed acai berry supplements, “colon cleansers,” and other products using allegedly fraudulent free trial offers and phony endorsements from Oprah Winfrey and Rachael Ray will pay $1.5 million as part of a settlement. The money will be made available for consumer refunds.

This is just an example of why you can’t believe everything you read on the Internet.  Beware, if it sounds too good to be true….it probably is. Click for the entire story.

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