Today, online shopping sites like Lazada and Shoppee already stand at par with a large shopping mall. Maybe more. What's more, purchases can be made from the comfort of your own home. No traffic jams. With the current movement control orders, many choose to purchase items from these websites to reduce the risk of COVID-19 infection. Items such as face masks, handwash, groceries as well as home appliances all are available at the tip of your fingers. However, in the midst of this situation, there are some people who start to take advantage of other people’s desperation in getting their daily necessities. Scammers.
Therefore, it is important for each individual to ensure that their online purchases are from trusted and reliable sources. Here are some practical tips to prevent you from falling into the pit set up by these scammers.