Managing your finances at Christmas can be tough, especially when there’s a lot to pay for, and a lot of time to fill. So if you’re planning on doing your festive shopping online, we’ve come up with some key tips that might help.
We spend much of our lives online, but it’s important that this doesn’t give us a false sense of security when we go online to shop, as so many of us now do.
There are a number of simple things we can all do to help avoid becoming a victim to identity theft.
– Be careful where you click – It’s best to use websites that you know and trust. Always look for a security padlock icon in the top left hand corner of a page before you register financial or personal information on a website. If an online deal sounds too good to be true, it quite probably is.