The Psychology of the Big Con

Your optimism bias may be your downfall

Why are people so gullible?

I asked myself this question recently when several attempted scams targeted people I’m acquainted with in the neighborhood.

I’ve never fallen for news that’s too good to be true.

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Caroline de Braganza

Wise Older Woman (WOW). Poetry, essays, humor. Passion for mental health, social justice, politics, culture, the world. Incorruptible and proud South African!