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Consumers among other things, have alternatives regarding their retail options without worrying about the cost of gasoline, especially when there is an economic downturn, recession or depression. It is fun and easy. Almost every item and service from fashion to loans, brand name to generic can be found online.

Shopping online is done by typing any retail or commercial website address into a search engine such as Yahoo, Bing, or Google. When the page opens you can browse the site(s), then if you want to make a purchase, the checkout area of the website is usually easy to locate and if there are any questions, most sites have a frequently asked questions (FAQ) page which answers questions or concerns that consumers might have as well as contact information.

Consumers can shop literally anywhers in the world due to the availability, accessibility and ease of the internet. In our busy world today an increasing number of individuals are choosing to shop online for a vast array of products and services. Shopping online give individuals flexibility and convenience.

* Flexibility - Consumers can shop whenever they want, even in their pajamas. Delivery of goods and services is simple and hassle free by various methods, depending on what the consumer want, how fast they want it and in some cases how quickly they need it.

*Convenience - Consumers are no longer obligated to commute to a business to purchase goods and services because shopping online can be done 24 hours a day, 7 days a week. Most major credit cards and paypal are accepted for payment of goods and services.

An added benefit to shopping online is, consumers might be able to find bargains which will enable them to save money. Also, for convenience refunds and exchanges are options if you are dissatisfied with a purchase. Additionally, individuals can spend more time doing the things that they enjoy doing, instead of being stuck in traffic or trying to find a parking space at the mall, which is important because there is a limited amount of hours in each day and time is valuable.

Shopping online has fundamentally transformed the way consumers shop and businesses are becoming aware that an increasing number of consumers have access to the internet whether at home, work or remotely. Shopping online is very popular and profitable in our society. Shopping online will be around for the foreseable future and will offer further flexibilty, savings and other added benefits..


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joe witt  

I find it fascinating to think about how much further it will go, because like you I see it being around for a long time. Keep an eye out for governments inept hands trying to get involved.

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  about 7 years ago
  

hi Joe, I hope the government stay away and let the market flow naturally.

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  about 7 years ago
C4rmen  

I love the trend of shopping online and how its becoming more and more easy, available and trustworthy. It certainly saves me time during the week. Nice article to remind us of the positives about shopping online.

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  about 7 years ago
  

thanks for reading

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  about 7 years ago

I am counting on this.

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  about 7 years ago
  

thanks for reading, Shawn

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  about 7 years ago
joe witt  

Definitely the way of the future, nice article.

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  about 7 years ago
  

I definitely agree Joe, thanks

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  about 7 years ago
Lemuel  

Great article. Yes, shopping online definitely has great advantages - I'm glad you put them together in this article. Thanks Barbara.

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  about 7 years ago
  

i'm glad you like my article

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  about 7 years ago

Dear Barbara9 Another good article.

  
  about 7 years ago
  

I'm glad that you ehjoyed my article, Lemuel

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  about 7 years ago

Online shopping has definitely made big changes to the world economy. Businesses either need to step up to the mark or will find things increasingly difficult. I recently bought 6 books which all shipped from the US with free postage and cheaper than what they retail here. It's wonderful to support local businesses but when it hits the hip pocket and is so convenient I'll keep my options open every time!

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  about 7 years ago
  

thanks, Heather

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  about 7 years ago

Some good information Barbara thank you.

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  about 7 years ago
  

thanks, Penny

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  about 7 years ago

Nice article, I like the way you summarized how it works

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  about 7 years ago
  

thanks, Maria

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  about 7 years ago

Very nice article, thanks!

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  about 7 years ago
  

thanks Wayne

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  about 7 years ago

Thanks Barbara. I am a confirmed online shopper. I hate the malls

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  about 7 years ago
  

i'm happy that you like the article

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  about 7 years ago
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