Is it virtuously right to start or run a business that takes advantage of people?

(Bill Ames) #1

How do you take advantage of people?

(1) Do not pay your workers what they deserve.
(2) Buy the components of what you sell from the least expensive sources to maximize your profits but risk your customers well being.
(3) Sell your product for more than it is worth.
(4) Promote your product with words that can be misunderstood by potential customers.

(ACD) #2

In a perfect world with complete information and efficient competition, the defects listed would be impossible. In an imperfect world …

(Bill Ames) #3

Yes, I agree, please answer the question as it applies to the world in which we exist.

(ACD) #4

In an imperfect world, anything is possible but one should expect the strong to enslave the weak.

(Bill Ames) #5

I hope you mean Employ?

(Mel Saint) #6

2-4 are okay for me except 1