Shopping On The Internet

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This presentation will show a variety of websites available for consumers. Use shopping comparison websites to your advantage when researching products to purchase - whether online or in the store. Learn how to avoid scams and be safe shopping online.

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  • Swapathome.comSwap-online.comKizoodle.com (kids stuff)
  • Shopping On The Internet

    1. 1. Sandy Gilmore, Auburn Hills Public Library<br />SHOPPING ON THE INTERNET<br />
    2. 2. Price Comparison Services: Yahoo Shopping<br />
    3. 3. Price Comparison Services: Google (Froogle)<br />
    4. 4. Price Comparison Services: Shopzilla<br />
    5. 5. Price Comparison Services: NexTag<br />
    6. 6. Price Comparison Services: PriceGrabber.com<br />
    7. 7. Browsing Categories in PriceGrabber<br />
    8. 8. Price Comparison Services: Addall (books)<br />
    9. 9. Price Comparison Services: Edmunds (cars)<br />
    10. 10.
    11. 11. Price Comparison Services: Kayak(travel)<br />
    12. 12. Price Comparison Services: Bing<br />
    13. 13. Bing Travel<br />
    14. 14. Discountmore.com Compare 25 Comparison Shopping Websites<br />
    15. 15.
    16. 16. The FIND!<br />
    17. 17. BLOGS<br />
    18. 18. Popshopology.com – O.C. Editor’s Choice <br />
    19. 19.
    20. 20. My Pick: ShoppingBlog.com<br />
    21. 21. My Pick: RetailMeNot (for coupon codes)<br />
    22. 22. 1ST PLACE Blogger’s Choice Awards: Shopping<br />
    23. 23. 2ND PLACE Bloggers Choice<br />
    24. 24. Swap website: Swap @ Home<br />
    25. 25. Swap Website: Itamos (home exchange)<br />
    26. 26. Craigslist recommendations for avoiding online shopping scams: <br />DEAL LOCALLY WITH FOLKS YOU CAN MEET IN PERSON. <br />NEVER WIRE FUNDS VIA WESTERN UNION, MONEYGRAM or any other wire service. <br />FAKE CASHIER CHECKS & MONEY ORDERS ARE COMMON. <br />CRAIGSLIST IS NOT INVOLVED IN ANY TRANSACTION.<br />NEVER GIVE OUT FINANCIAL INFORMATION.<br />AVOID DEALS INVOLVING SHIPPING OR ESCROW SERVICES.<br />
    27. 27. Craigslist<br />
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    30. 30. Oodle Classifieds<br />
    31. 31. Oodle: Detroit<br />
    32. 32. eBay’s Classifieds: Kijiji<br />
    33. 33. Kijiji Detroit<br />
    34. 34. eBay<br />
    35. 35. EBAY Recommendations for security:<br />Don’t assume the ‘official’ looking logo is real<br />Don’t ever give personal information<br />If you receive an email from eBay and don’t think it’s legit <br />sign into eBay and check “my messages”<br />forward it to spoof@ebay.com<br />Use different passwords on different accounts, using letters and numbers and never include personal information in a password<br />Treat your email as personal information<br />
    36. 36. eBay’s Security & Resolution Center<br />
    37. 37. eBay’s recommendations for a ‘good’ buy<br />Always read the details (box)<br />Review a seller’s feedback<br />Use paypal to keep your financial information hidden from sellers<br />Do not accept “out of eBay” offers<br />Do not accept second chance offers unless the email offer is in your “my messages account”<br />Wire transfers are same as sending cash<br />Ask the seller a question using the link on the page, not the seller’s email address.<br />eBay offers approved escrow services if needed.<br />
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    41. 41. Bidding<br />
    42. 42.
    43. 43. Paying<br />
    44. 44.
    45. 45. Review Your Purchase<br />
    46. 46.
    47. 47.
    48. 48. Feedback<br />
    49. 49. AuctionSHARK<br />
    50. 50. Paypal<br />
    51. 51. Paymate<br />
    52. 52. Who should I notify about fraud or scam attempts?<br />FTC toll free hotline: 877-FTC-HELP (877-382-4357) <br />Federal Trade Commission website- www.ftc.gov<br />Internet Fraud Complaint Center: www.ic3.gov<br />Software Piracy: www.siia.net/piracy/report.asp<br />Non-emergency number for your local police department. <br />

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