We are one week away from the busiest time of year for E-Commerce sites. The best advice to keeping yourself safe online is to trust your gut. If you have any doubt about an online retailer, don’t make a purchase before doing your homework. Here are several online government resources designed to make online shopping more secure for you.
Federal law enforcement and industry task force protects you from becoming a victim of Internet fraud.
Online Shopping tips from the American Bar Association
Federal Trade Commission’s guide for online shopping & e-payment.
Federal Trade Commission’s guide to Online Auctions.
Online shopping and buying tips for prescriptions created by the US Food & Drug Administration.
Contact the FBI’s Internet Fraud Complaint Center to report suspected Internet & E-Commerce fraud.
Advice from the FTC and other federal agencies as well as the technology industry on identity theft, spyware, phishing, spam, online shopping and more.