Buyer Beware When Shopping Online

Jim Lombard of Greenville, Wis., didn't know he'd have to play detective when he shopped eBay for a classic Corvette. But it's fortunate he did. He caught on to the scam hatched overseas before it cost him US$5,800, the price advertised for a 1963 beauty that grabbed his eye.

Heeding the Warning Signs

Add it all up, and there were plenty of warning signs that his pending transaction wasn't on the up and up, the low price among them. Technology News: E-Commerce: Buyer Beware When Shopping Online

Linked by shanmuga Monday, 23rd October 2006 11:12PM