Exactly right. So often, due to dissatisfaction with their offline job, people are looking for an easy way to rectify their discouragement. They seek a "get rich quick" alternative in order to make a fast transition out of their 9-to-5. Since there are so many "opportunities" out there, it seems like a perfect resolution to their problem. Unfortunately, their desire for a fast answer causes hasty, and not well thought out, decisions that lead to even more heartache.
I am hoping that by reading this post, someone might take a second look at what they are doing before hitting the "submit" button and having to deal with the additional hardship.