List 5 advantages and 5 disadvantages of voluntourism ?

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  • Advantages:
    You get to see the world
    You are helping others
    You will have a story to tell
    It will look good on your resume later in life
    You will grow bonds and friendships

    You are spending a lot of money on your trip
    You don’t have as much freedom
    Volunteer companies are typically not completely honest
    You may make relationships with people who are in it for the wrong reason
    You could be wasting time when you could be making money rather than giving it away