Safe online shopping with smartphones and tablets.
This year at Christmas time it is expected to reach record figures in the number of purchases made online. And while the convenience of making Christmas shopping in this way should be noted, it is also important to take some security precautions before sharing payment information online (See: How to buy insurance online).
Moreover, more and more people are using their smartphones and tablets to make purchases online. This move to mobile poses its own specific security challenges, including malicious apps and phishing scams via text messages.
Here are some online shopping safety tips that should always be kept in mind on all devices.
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