Before buying online, check out the website.15 December 2014
Online shopping offers endless possibilities without leaving home. However, as you cant actually see the shop or the product, some questions may arise. Will the product be ok? Is the offer real?
When buying online, we can find many good offers, but also some scams hidden among them. So, in addition to using basic measures, such as having an activated anti-virus, using safe connections and using an appropriate payment method, we should learn to identify potential false offers that can be found on online shopping portals.
Incredible bargains, comments of little relevance to the product, websites that dont appear to be trustworthy... are some of the details that help us detect whether an offer is real or whether it is a scam.All the clues to identify a false offer are given on the OSI website. (In Spanish)