‘Likes’ for cash? An investigation into the billion-dollar online selling industry.

Watch Click to Change your Life on BBC Select

Ever felt like social media is always trying to sell you something? You don’t know the half of it.

In this insightful documentary, British reporter Ellis Flynn goes undercover to investigate ‘multi-level marketing’ – an industry that leaves many young ‘influencers’ in huge debt.

Behind the enticing Instagram posts, Ellis finds a system of illegal pyramid schemes, systematic targeting of vulnerable women – and even brainwashing.

This show is not currently available on BBC Select but see below to browse through more tech and future documentaries available to stream on BBC Select.

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