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    Hidden Costs of Piracy

    Free or deeply discounted television, film or sports content may seem like a gift. But deals that seem too good to be true often are, and they come with a price. The only question is, how steep? Find out about the costs associated with pirated content here.

    Top 4 Reasons to Avoid Pirated Content (WATCH)

    Video: There are many reasons why viewing pirated TV, movies and sports content is a bad idea. Click to watch the top four risks.

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    Expert Series: Consequences of Pirate Services

    Streaming content from pirate services carries risks. Here are just a few.

    Illegal TV Services That Make Big Promises Rarely Deliver

    When we make a purchase, whether it be at a traditional brick-and-mortar store or online, we assume good faith on behalf of the seller...

    Avoid the High Price of “Free” Movies, Sports and TV Shows

    Choosing a free or suspiciously low-cost option to watch that new movies or binge-worthy TV show can sometimes point you to illegal videos and...

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