Avoiding the Most Common Online Shopping Mistakes

Podcasting with Stacy Johnson
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Even before the coronavirus kept us from hitting the stores, online shopping long ago became a part of daily life. And for good reason: The selection is vast, comparison shopping is a breeze and delivery’s getting faster all the time.

But while it may seem simple, there are also plenty of ways to screw up when ordering online. That’s what we’re going to talk about today: avoiding online shopping mistakes.

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I founded Money Talks News in 1991. I’m a CPA, and I have also earned licenses in stocks, commodities, options principal, mutual funds, life insurance, securities supervisor and real estate.

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