Category Archives: finances

Celebs earn $33,000 per pound lost

Life’s not fair. A new report shows that celebrities earn on AVERAGE $33,000 per POUND of fat they lose. That’s more than most of us make in a while year of working.  Yet, we have to pay to lose our … Continue reading

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Acai Berry weight loss sellers punished by Feds

As part of a settlement agreement with the Federal Trade Commission, six online marketers will permanently halt their allegedly deceptive practice of using fake news websites to sell acai berry supplements and other weight-loss products. The settlements bars the companies … Continue reading

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Another Fraudulent Weight Loss “Clinical Trial”

DENVER –  Consumers are vulnerable to frauds like the one federal investigators say had been run out of Denver for years.  After a two-year investigation spanning 15 states, they have arrested the man they say was at the center of … Continue reading

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Weight Loss Scams to Watch Out for in 2012

As we enter the new year, many of us are focused on weight loss and making 2012 the year that we finally make good on our resolution to take our weight down to where it should be. Unfortunately, 2012 is … Continue reading

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Watch Out! Weight Loss Complaints are up 50%

As you go to make good on your weight loss resolution this year, please watch out for the unscrupulous weight loss marketeer – there are more scams out there than ever and complaints to the BBB are way up. Scams … Continue reading

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Weigh 10% Less & Double your Money!

Introducing The 10% Challenge: Lose weight and win double your money! Are you having a hard time keeping motivated to lose weight? Has it been tough to stick with your diet? Now’s your chance to challenge yourself and change your … Continue reading

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$4,879 per year is the cost of being obese

A recent study by researchers at George Washington university says it all: $4,879 is the extra cost per year of being obese as a woman $2,646 is the extra cost per year of being obese as a man The researchers … Continue reading

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