Online shopping scams involve scammers pretending to be legitimate online sellers, either with a fake website or a fake ad on a genuine retailer site. While many online sellers are legitimate, unfortunately, scammers can use the anonymous nature of the internet to rip off unsuspecting shoppers.
Have you ever fallen victim of "What I ordered vs What I got" or even not gotten what you ordered at all after payment?! Well, I think a lot of people have been victims of these circumstances, even from seemingly trusted brands. Hence, it is important that as millennials we can separate the good eggs from the bad ones so that we can continue to enjoy online shopping and avoid losing money in the process.
This edition of the Millennial Talk show with co-anchors Bukunmi Adejobi and Josephine Eriyo identifies 6 warning signs to identifying Digital SME Scams.