Getting Comfortable With The Basics

Shopping on the Internet

Shopping Sites:

  • Craigs List  –  The Classified Ad section of the Internet
  • Amazon  –  A sellers' cooperative
  • Ebay  –  A mixture of private and commercial offerings
    • Auction sales
    • Buy now listings

Ad Hoc Shopping

  • If you know what you're looking for
    • Search techniques
    • Getting the best deal
  • If you're not sure what is best for you
    • Search techniques
    • Testamonials
    • Getting the best deal

Better Business Bureau checks

Shipping and Handling

  • Can cost more than the item
  • Know what you are paying

Payment Methods

  • Secure Credit Card transactions
  • Pay Pal

Caveat Emptor!


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