Online Shopping Scams

Even though most online sellers are legit, scammers still use the internet to steal their buyer’s money. Scammers create fake websites which look reliable and offer all kinds of products from jewellery to clothes, technology and more at cheap prices. The buyer attracted by these low prices spend their money on that online shop, but they never receive the product. The new trend is to create fake shops on social media and rip off consumers.

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Common Sense: Too good to be true When looking for goods online, a great deal is an obvious reason to pick an online shop. A Gucci bag for €24.99 or a new iPhone for € 399? Who wouldn’t want to grab such a deal! But scammers also know this and will try to take advantage of this fact. When looking at a website if a deal looks too good to be true, think twice and double check

1. Take a breath and relax! Do not act directly. The first step should be to try and calm down! It can seem like everything has to be fixed as soon as possible, but sometimes taking a breath can help put things in perspective. It may help to talk to family or friends. Nearly everybody gets scammed at least once in his live. It is not something to be ashamed off. Scammers have become