A new study released by Choice magazine today has uncovered the most dangerous place to be when purchasing tickets: online!

Using Google as a platform to push their unofficial resale sites as original sellers, ticket scalpers are now more effective than ever at tricking consumers into buying overpriced and sometimes invalid tickets.

With ticket scalping becoming harder and harder to avoid, both politicians and consumer advocates admit it is a difficult problem to tackle.

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