Christmas at the end of the week and so many people are doing last minute shopping online. Online shopping is great for procrastinators to quickly get the item they want bought, wrapped, and shipped with just a few key strokes. However, this is a prime time for hackers because many shoppers leave their guards down in pursuit of the last-minute gift.
Don’t become prey for those meddlesome hackers. If you make an eBay purchase, only buy from sellers that accept PayPal or credit cards. If you see a deal that is too good to be true, use common sense: it probably is. Lastly, make sure that the website is HTTPS in order to make your transactions over a secure connection For more online holiday shopping safety tips, click here:: Don’t let the Grinch steal Christmas: how to avoid festive fraudsters