Safe online shopping is happy online shopping

The growth of online shopping

Online shopping is growing in popularity, it is convenient, no struggling to find parking spaces or negotiating crowds and it is an easy way to find the best deals without leaving the house.

Many stores have subscription packages which provide you with free delivery, loyalty discounts and access to presales to entice you.

Although there are many advantages of online shopping, like anything, you need to be careful to safeguard your identity and finances.

What are the risks?

  • Non-delivery of goods
  • Scamming
  • Phishing
  • Counterfeit products
  • Products not complying to safety regulations

Safety tips

Safe shopping is happy shopping

Follow these guidelines to protect yourself whilst shopping online.

 

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