It’s 2022 and coming out of the Covid-19 pandemic, why wouldn’t you shop online?
You scroll for days and never run out of things to browse. Whether you’re looking for clothes, cars, houses, or flights – you’ll find it all on the world wide web.
Online shopping has become so popular, that our browsers like chrome or safari now have the option to save your card details to make it even easier. On Amazon, all you have to do is swipe right on the product you want and it will be delivered to you within hours.
With the simplicity of it all, comes the bad actors. Phishing and hacking scams have become increasingly common over the last 2 years. The top 4 cyber-crimes in 2021 were phishing, data breach, cyber extortion, and identity theft.
It’s not all bad though. We are here to show you some simple steps and practices you can follow to keep yourself safe while shopping online.