From cameras to cars and even t-shirts — nothing is off limits when it comes to on-line shopping scams. But how can you stop yourself from becoming the next victim?
Here are a few tips to help protect yourself when shopping online:
1. Always get to know the seller. Ask questions, read reviews and check recent sales.
2. Never leave the site to communicate with the supplier. This includes phone calls, text messages or even email.
3. Don't give out personal information such as your birth date or phone number.
4. Always use a safe payment method.