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  1. 1. Pro & Con Shopping Auction
  2. 2. Directions: Classify each in one of 4 categories: 1. Pros of shopping in stores 2. Cons of shopping in stores 3. Pros of shopping at home 4. Cons of shopping at home Raise your auction paddles!
  3. 3. Pros & Cons Auction <ul><li>Directions: Work in pairs. </li></ul><ul><li>You have in front of you a “Shopping in Stores” paddle and a “Shopping at Home” paddle, each with “Pro” on one side and “Con” on the other. </li></ul><ul><li>As each slide appears, pick up the appropriate paddle to show if the message relates to shopping in stores or shopping at home. If it relates to both, pick up both paddles. </li></ul><ul><li>Turn the appropriate side forward to indicate whether the message is a “Pro” or a “Con.” </li></ul><ul><li>Partners, please record each answer on the “Pros & Cons” worksheet. </li></ul>
  4. 4. <ul><li>Close to home for last-minute or emergency shopping </li></ul>
  5. 5. <ul><li>Malls offer special attractions and promotions for customers </li></ul>
  6. 6. <ul><li>Can obtain special orders </li></ul>
  7. 7. <ul><li>Items are easy to exchange </li></ul>
  8. 8. <ul><li>Limited space </li></ul>
  9. 9. <ul><li>Takes time to buy costly items </li></ul>
  10. 10. <ul><li>Picked-over merchandise </li></ul>
  11. 11. Stores offer special services---e.g., gift wrapping
  12. 12. <ul><li>Large crowds on sale days and weekends </li></ul>
  13. 13. <ul><li>Must check seller’s privacy policy before giving personal and financial information </li></ul>
  14. 14. <ul><li>Can try on clothes </li></ul>
  15. 15. <ul><li>Has special prices with a membership card </li></ul>
  16. 16. Can work with knowledgeable sales people
  17. 17. <ul><li>Must keep a complete record of each transaction </li></ul>
  18. 18. Offer store credit cards
  19. 19. Offer payment plans
  20. 20. <ul><li>May not understand exactly what you are buying </li></ul>
  21. 21. Buy any time 7 days a week
  22. 22. <ul><li>Can purchase on the spot with TV remote control </li></ul>
  23. 23. <ul><li>Variety of merchandise in one area </li></ul>
  24. 24. <ul><li>Must find a place to park </li></ul>
  25. 25. <ul><li>Must check reliability, legitimacy, and security of sellers before buying </li></ul>
  26. 26. <ul><li>Will deliver </li></ul>
  27. 27. <ul><li>If the offer sounds too good to be true, then it probably </li></ul><ul><li>IS NOT </li></ul>
  28. 28. <ul><li>Can buy from the comfort and convenience of your own home </li></ul>
  29. 29. Buy goods and services from a worldwide market
  30. 30. <ul><li>Will have shipping and handling costs added </li></ul>
  31. 31. <ul><li>May not know the physical location of the seller </li></ul>
  32. 32. <ul><li>Must have a credit card to pay </li></ul>
  33. 33. <ul><li>Must check exchange policy </li></ul>