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World Cup In Brazil

As a public service I pass on this info from the FTC:


Federal Trade Commission Consumer Information
A word of caution about World Cup ticket scams

by Alvaro Puig
Consumer Education Specialist, FTC

There are only 7 days to go until the opening match of the 2014 World Cup in Brazil and World Cup fever is in the air! In just a few days, soccer fans from around the world will descend on Brazil to watch their squad take the pitch to play "el jogo bonito" - the beautiful game.

Maybe you're one of the lucky ones who already scored tickets. But if you're still looking to buy tickets to see your team play in Brazil, you might feel like it's the 90th minute and your down a goal. If you're in the market for World Cup tickets, the Federal Trade Commission has some words of caution for you about ticket scams.

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