When searching for a product online it’s unfortunately too easy to end up on a site that isn’t secure. The following websites will provide a worry free and more secure experience than many others:
Amazon.com: Amazon is the global leader in e-commerce. Started in 1995, Amazon has significantly expanded their product offerings. Today, Amazon offers everything from books and electronics to tennis rackets and diamond jewelry.
Buy.com: With millions of products in categories ranging from computer hardware and software to electronics, cellular, books, movies, music, sporting goods and more, Buy.coms got whatever it is you’re craving 24/7, all year long.
Walmart.com: Walmart.com is a lot like your neighborhood Walmart store. They feature a great selection of high-quality merchandise, friendly service and, of course, Every Day Low Prices.
eBay.com: With more than 100 million active users globally, eBay is the world’s largest online marketplace, where practically anyone can buy and sell practically anything.
Shopping.com: Shopping.com, an eBay company, pioneered online comparison shopping over a decade ago and today remains one of the leading shopping destinations for a comprehensive set of products from thousands of premier brands and trusted online stores.
Overstock.com: Overstock.com is a discount retailer that sells a broad range of products including furniture, rugs, bedding, electronics, clothing, jewelry, travel, cars, and more.
Yahoo Shopping: You know the search engine Yahoo, well what better place to find what you are looking for than the search engines marketplace.
QVC.com: QVC is the world’s leading video and ecommerce retailer, offering a curated collection of desirable brands to millions of customers around the globe each day through broadcast, Internet, and mobile sales outlets.
AOL Shopping: AOL Shopping is an online shopping site focused on women, fashion & beauty trends, and deals to help you find what you are looking for.
Robert Siciliano, personal security expert contributor to Just Ask Gemalto and author of 99 Things You Wish You Knew Before Your Mobile was Hacked! . Disclosures
ROBERT SICILIANO, CEO of IDTheftSecurity.com is fiercely committed to informing, educating, and empowering Americans so they can be protected from violence and crime in the physical and virtual worlds. His "tell it like it is" style is sought after by major media outlets, executives in the C-Suite of leading corporations, meeting planners, and community leaders to get the straight talk they need to stay safe in a world in which physical and virtual crime is commonplace. Siciliano is accessible, real, professional, and ready to weigh in and comment at a moment's notice on breaking news.
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