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en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Bait-and-switch

Bait-and-switch is a form of fraud used in retail sales, but also employed in other contexts. Contents. [hide]. 1 In retail sales; 2 Function; 3 Legality; 4 Non-retail use ; 5 Politics; 6 See also; 7 References; 8 External links. In retail sales[edit]. First, customers are "baited" by merchants's advertising products or services ...

smallbusiness.chron.com/examples-bait-switch-advertising-10575.html

Bait and switch advertising is when a company offers consumers an appealing deal and then changes the deal when consumers make direct inquiries.

consumer.laws.com/deceptive-advertising/bait-and-switch-advertising

Bait and switch advertising is a violation of consumer laws. It is a type of fraudulent business practice where one party, such as a manufacturer or business, will ...

www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/bait%20and%20switch

Define bait and switch: a selling method in which a customer is attracted by the advertisement of a low-priced product but then is encouraged to buy a…

www.moneycrashers.com/bait-and-switch-advertising-definition-laws

You may have fallen prey to bait and switch advertising, without even realizing it. Learn more about bait and switch scams and how you can spot one.

www.cnet.com/news/dell-sued-over-bait-and-switch-charges

Feb 23, 2005 ... 14, seeks class action status in California and accuses Dell of "bait and switch" practices, false advertising, fraud and deceit in sales and ...

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Jul 25, 2013 ... Luxury fashion company Michael Kors has sued warehouse retailer Costco Wholesale Corp. in federal court over an alleged “bait and switch” ...

www.thebalance.com/understand-the-bait-and-switch-scam-38480

May 25, 2016 ... The term "bait-and-switch" is complained about often by consumers, but it is rarely used correctly. The legal implications of using actual ...

www.investopedia.com/terms/b/bait-switch.asp

The bait and switch tactic has gained notoriety in the mortgage market as an unscrupulous ... In a mortgage bait and switch an agent or company will post exceedingly low ... An advertising scheduling strategy in which a business alternates .

consumerist.com/2007/04/11/what-is-the-bait-and-switch-and-when-is-it-illegal

Apr 11, 2007 ... The FTC has some guidelines about what is “bait and switch” advertising and what isn't. Basically, “bait and switch” deals with a disingenuous ...