Shopping online? These are the pitfalls you must avoid

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Shopping online? These are the pitfalls you must avoid

There are many pros to buying goods and services online, but not there are traps everywhere

Consumer journalist

Three days ago my mother went online to book two international flights for May.

She knew exactly what she wanted – British Airway’s direct flights to London – but being somewhat challenged when it comes to technology, she made a rookie mistake.

Instead of going directly to British Airways’s website, she Googled “BA flights” and clicked on what she thought was BA’s site...

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