Have you ever purchased a counterfeit product?

Have you ever wanted that red carpet look… but couldn’t afford it so went for the “knock off” instead? I thought buying the occasional fake good was harmless and didn’t realize how big of a deal it truly was until working on today’s show. Did you know that the billions going into the counterfeit industry could be going into the economy instead? And that the money spent on fakes could be funding drug gangs, human traffickers… even terrorists. Today, we send investigative journalist Hitha Prabhakar undercover to show us how the counterfeit industry operates in New York City’s Chinatown. After tuning in, you might forgo your counterfeit shopping for good. Have you ever purchased a counterfeit product? Share your thoughts with me below!

— Katie

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