Shopping online – watch out for these dangers!

September 12th, 2020

The lure of shopping online has certainly increased with the onset of the Covid-19 pandemic!  Some consumers were more cautious about shopping inside a store especially if they had underlying health conditions or were elderly. What about those with no credit card? Since some merchants realized that there were persons who wanted to shop online [...]


Online Safety – Part 2

July 23rd, 2017

I know that many persons think that their browsing is safe because they never use public computers and they don’t feel that their accounts can’t be easily hacked.  Well that is a false sense of security! While it can be convenient, using the Internet has certain risks and it makes sense to be informed so [...]


Is it safe to shop online?

August 12th, 2016

Like most Jamaicans I love to get a deal! However when that deal requires that you pay online my credit card I get a little bit hesitant. That’s because like everybody else I worry about safeguarding my information. I imagine that almost everyone has an online footprint but it seems worse to put your credit [...]