20 ways you're getting ripped off

POSTED: 1:36 PM Dec 06 2011   UPDATED: 2:00 AM Jul 14 2015

You know you're paying too much for all sorts of things. But just how much?

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You know you're overpaying for all sorts of things. Forbes magazine shows you just how much, listing the top 20 ways consumers are getting ripped off.

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