Blog How to Shop Online Safely on Cyber Monday
Alex Lloyd November 21, 2014

How to Shop Online Safely on Cyber Monday

Last year, shoppers spent record amounts of money on Cyber Monday. A majority of shoppers did their shopping on mobile and tablet devices. The proliferation of mobile and tablet devices should lead to another record Cyber Monday shopping.

Adobe predicts that Cyber Monday online spending is expected to break $2.60 billion in 2014. For those of you who don’t want to get trampled on while fighting to get your hand on those last remaining iPAD devices or whatever that you promise to get for your kids, you can shop online in the comfort of your home during Cyber Monday. I’m sure you can find lots of great deals too!

Unfortunately, Cyber Monday is also the day that cyber criminals and hackers get busy trying to steal shoppers’ credit card and financial information.

The infographic below has some useful tips to help you shop online safely on Cyber Monday as well as throughout the holiday season.

Safe Shopping Tips for Cyber Monday

About Alex Lloyd

Alex Lloyd heads Pango's content department. Before joining the team, he was a former professional race car driver—competing in the Indianapolis 500 four times—and has spent the past decade writing content for major publications such as Yahoo and CNN.

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