If you serve - or have served - in the military, chances are you feel a pretty tight bond with your brothers- and sisters-in-arms. If you share a common experience with someone, it only makes sense that you trust them, want to associate with them, or even do business with them.
But here's something to bear in mind: scammers count on your trust in fellow servicemembers - and use it against you.
Your social media feed is abuzz with stories of people making serious money selling an energy drink. Not one to miss out an opportunity, you do a quick search and come across a viral video. The guy making the pitch insists you can make thousands of dollars a month. "Forget working 9 to 5. Join the Young People Revolution!" he says. You think to yourself, "I'm young people! And I can totally get on board with a revolution."
On September 8, learn about growing your urban farm by building community partnerships with local businesses and organizations through a Purdue Extension Beginning Farmers event. Enjoy lunch networking at Purdue Extension - Marion County with other farmers, new and old. Then, tour one of the five micro-farms managed by Growing Places Indy.
Marion County Master Gardener classes begin September 15, 2015. Registration forms are here. Sign up now.
Here are indispensable web pages for Marion County Master Gardeners as they navigate through our Purdue Extension-Marion County website.
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Urban farm enthusiasts learn, tour, and eat by bus and bicycle!