Supplements are getting more expensive every year, and it’s getting out of hand. Prices have gone up more than 30% in just the last 3 years, and it shows no signs of slowing down. This big of a difference in supplement prices are not just influenced by inflation, but also the clever and oftentimes shrewd marketing schemes by supplement companies. The supplement industry is now a multi-billion dollar business in the United States and around the world, and everyone wants to have a slice of the pie. The unregulated nature of dietary supplements attracts shady individuals who only want to make a quick buck off of someone who has yet to discover the dark side of the supplement industry.