Project Barnum stronly advises against handing over money for a psychic reading, but understand why it is tempting to get a reading from someone claiming to be psychic. With that in mind we have created a guide to help you avoid being scammed out of your money, and advice on what to do if you think you already have been.
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Even though the tricks outlined here generate what appears to be similar success rates as people claiming to use supernatural ability, it can be difficult to accept that Psychics are using such tricks. With that in mind we've provided some examples of psychics who have been accused by others of cheating...
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Sally Morgan accidentally communicated with a the ghost of a young man who turned out to be a fictional character. She also made national headlines when audience members thought they overheard people feeding her information! Oops!
Derek Acorah once channeled two ghosts while on the television show 'Most Haunted' that didn't even exist! Their names were Kreed Kafer and Rik Eedles which are anagrams of 'Derek Lies' and 'Derek Faker'. Oops!
When the lights were sneakily turned on half way through a seance, Colin Fry was caught holding a trumpet that had been 'floating' around on its own moments before the lights were turned on! He was meant to be tied to the chair. Oops!