Tag: Shopping Online

14 Holiday Safety Tips

Winter holidays are a time to have fun and relax with your friends and family. But hand-in-hand with that relaxation should come a focus on safety; after all, how can you really relax and enjoy spending time with loved ones if you feel danger lurking? That’s why, as the winter holidays approach, it’s a good Read More…

Is It Safe to Buy From Online Classified Ads Sites?

As the internet has become more and more prolific than ever, classified ads sites (like Craigslist, Recycler, and Pennysaver) are flourishing. These sites can be extremely useful, but they can also be dangerous, financially as well as physically. This can be especially true when a transaction on a classified ads site is completed in-person. If Read More…

Online Shopping for the Holidays

As the winter holidays start coming around, you’re probably going to start looking into presents for your friends and family. Although it’s still fairly popular to do your holiday shopping in brick-and-mortar shops and malls, it’s also very likely that you are going to make at least some of your purchases online. Going online offers Read More…

How to Delete Old Accounts from the Internet

If you’ve been on the internet for a while, you’ve probably created some accounts that you then abandoned. Whether they were email addresses, social media profiles on defunct websites, or abandoned accounts on popular online shopping sites, it’s a good idea to track them down and delete them. Why? If for nothing else, deleting old Read More…

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…