Advertising Is Often Deceptive And Misguides Consumers

‘Advertising is often deceptive and misguides consumers’. Do you agree? Give reasons in support ofyour answer?

Answers:

Yes, as exaggerated and false claims are made in the advertisements and a consumer often believes the same and faces the following drawbacks of products:
(i) It encourages sale of inferior goods.
(ii) An advertisement confuses the buyers.
(iii) It Spreads false and misleading information.