Online shopping

Better Business Bureau’s Guide to Safe Online Shopping | Company

As inflation continues to impact households across the United States, consumers will be watching the latest deals more closely. Unfortunately, this also means that scammers are willing to lure people in with “unbeatable” prices and direct them to less reputable websites.

Landing on an unfamiliar website can yield mixed results – from a poor quality order that doesn’t meet advertised expectations to never receiving the items at all. The key is knowing how to spot suspicious websites and using reliable resources to research a company before making a purchase. Unknown websites aren’t always a bad thing – you might just have found your new favorite small business!