No one likes getting ripped off. Paying for something you didn’t need to pay for is not a great feeling. Yet it’s happening everyday, right under your eyes.
Most of these transactions are incredibly small (think decimals or cents). But when pooled together, these nominal amounts can reach billions of dollars. While it doesn’t hurt to lose a few cents here and there for the convenient services that your bank offers, you’re literally — willingly — handing over your money.
This happens more often than you think, from insurance premiums to overpriced goods. Should you tolerate the sneaky ways businesses make money? At the end of the day, it’s up to you.
Five Ways Your Business Is Being Ripped Off | Visual.ly