She was stupid. I didn't even catch the show and even I'm thinking "yeah right- trying to pull a fast one." You can't expect to get any kind of board for free. Even if she were looking to "work off" her boarding- it would be discounted- not free!
She probably figured the BO wouldn't be willing to sue or go to court over it. Oh well- her lesson is probably learned now- especially since she didn't have the money to start with.
Do what you feel in your heart to be right- for you'll be criticized anyway. You'll be ****ed if you do, and ****ed if you don't. - Eleanor Roosevelt