Daily Tip!

Shop Safely Online

Sunday, August 28, 2016

Shopping online offers lots of benefits that you won't find shopping in a store or by mail. The Internet is always open - seven days a week, 24 hours a day - and bargains can be numerous online. With a click of a mouse, you can buy an airline ticket, book a hotel, send flowers to a friend, or purchase your favorite fashions. The following tips can help you stay secure while doing your shopping online.

  • Know whom you're dealing with.
  • Beware of pop - up windows and sudden emails
  • Pay by credit or charge card
  • Keep a paper trail
  • Don't email your financial information

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