Tag: Shopping Online

7 Easy Ways to Foil Porch Pirates

You may have heard the term “porch pirates” recently. It’s a phrase used to describe people who steal packages off other people’s front porches. Though the phenomenon is not necessarily an epidemic, it may feel like it. Especially when you see the proliferation of Ring doorbell and security camera videos capturing these scurvy dogs. If you’ve Read More…

How to Protect Your Online Purchases and Deliveries

When you make purchases online, you probably worry about their safety. After all, if the postal worker leaves the package on your front porch, you have to hope it’s still there when you arrive home. In addition, shipping insurance doesn’t usually cover theft once the package has been delivered. So, if it’s stolen, you’re pretty Read More…

Your Complete Guide to Ad Retargeting

“Retargeting” is a term commonly used when discussing advertising. But it can be a foreign concept if you’re not involved in the world of cybersecurity or advertising. To make matters even more complicated, people discuss it in both positive and negative terms. That can make it even more confusing if you don’t know much about Read More…

How to Shop Safely Online Using a Credit Card

Online shopping is more popular than ever, and that means you probably do it fairly frequently. At this point in the technology age, the question isn’t usually whether you’re shopping online–it’s whether you’re shopping online safely. It’s important to remember that safety online is just as important as safety in the physical world. And, at Read More…

Why You Should Start Holiday Shopping Now

Winter is certainly the biggest gift-giving time of the year. Whether you’re celebrating Christmas, Hanukkah, Kwanzaa, or another winter holiday, you’re probably going to give your loved ones some presents. Many people don’t start Christmas shopping until after Thanksgiving or when December comes around. But in reality, you can get better prices–and a better gift–if Read More…

Tips for Buying Clothes Online

Online shopping is a huge industry; many people go online to buy just about everything they need, rather than shopping in-person. You may even buy a lot of your clothes online. In the past, buying clothes in-person was the much smarter option, as you could try them on right then and there. But by building Read More…

6 Ways to Sell Online and Stay Safe

There are plenty of reasons why you might want to sell things online. Maybe you’re trying to clean out your garage. Maybe you’re trying to make a bit of money on the side. Maybe you’re trying to make rent this month! Whatever your reason for selling your old things, you’re going to have to deal Read More…

Is That Amazon Seller Legitimate?

Amazon is the #1 online marketplace for a reason. For shoppers, the site makes it easy to get your necessities alongside novelties and treats, all conveniently delivered right to your door. For sellers, Amazon is a successful existing e-commerce site, so they merely list items to start turning a profit. On both sides, Amazon is Read More…

Increasing Online Safety When You’re Not Tech-Savvy

For some people, online safety is easy. Especially if you’ve grown up on the internet, it’s easy to remember all the different ways to stay safe while surfing the web. However, if you don’t use the internet much, or you’re older and didn’t grow up online, it’s easy to overlook the things that many people Read More…

How to Stay Safe When Shopping Online

Online shopping is a great way to get whatever you need without having to go hunting for it in person. From huge retailers such as Amazon to small retailers such as the individual stores on Etsy, there’s something that caters to your needs, no matter how niche or strange. Non-cash payment options such as credit Read More…