You always need to do your due diligence and strive for ethical practices. You have the example that you gave which for me is an example of due diligence. You have to really check that it’s correct what you’re saying.
I think weve also become accustomed and pressured into always believing what we hear. In this case that also proved to lead to the downfall. We should always challenge the status quo and make sure the cash goes in for good reasons.