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#Online Shopping

# online-shopping - Monday 18 January, 2021

Gardaí issue warning to online shoppers over courier payment scam
# Scam
# Scam

Gardaí issue warning to online shoppers over courier payment scam

Jan 18th 2021, 5:50 PM 64,041 Views 8 Comments

Gardaí are aware of a scam in which people are asked to pay additional cost for customs clearance.

# online-shopping - Wednesday 6 January, 2021

Minister warns public about potential extra charges when online shopping on UK websites
# Buyer Beware
# Buyer Beware

Minister warns public about potential extra charges when online shopping on UK websites

Jan 6th 2021, 6:45 AM 22,822 Views 40 Comments

The main concerns for consumers are the possibility of additional costs.

# online-shopping - Tuesday 24 November, 2020

Banking federation warns customers to be 'extra vigilant' of online scams in lead-up to Christmas
# Online Shopping
# Online Shopping

Banking federation warns customers to be 'extra vigilant' of online scams in lead-up to Christmas

Nov 24th 2020, 6:10 AM 11,112 Views 4 Comments

Figures from the BPFI show €22m was scammed through card fraud alone last year.

# online-shopping - Saturday 11 April, 2020

Poll: Are you doing more online shopping than normal during the Covid-19 crisis?
# Your Say
# Your Say

Poll: Are you doing more online shopping than normal during the Covid-19 crisis?

Apr 11th 2020, 9:42 AM 36,070 Views 51 Comments

Many businesses have seen a large increase in online shopping.

# online-shopping - Wednesday 8 April, 2020

Tesco said it is now prioritising the elderly and those most in need for online shopping
# Online Shopping
# Online Shopping

Tesco said it is now prioritising the elderly and those most in need for online shopping

Apr 8th 2020, 7:15 PM 48,996 Views 35 Comments

The firm said that the changes have already resulted in over 2,000 more deliveries for over 65 customers.

# online-shopping - Saturday 28 March, 2020

Contactless payment limit will increase to €50 next week, as cash transactions drop by 20%
# Shopping
# Shopping

Contactless payment limit will increase to €50 next week, as cash transactions drop by 20%

Mar 28th 2020, 3:17 PM 31,996 Views 81 Comments

Banks have also warned the public not to be tricked into giving out their pin number online.

# online-shopping - Friday 10 January, 2020

Spending might be up over Christmas, but Irish retailers are still facing challenges
# Retail And Services
# Retail And Services

Spending might be up over Christmas, but Irish retailers are still facing challenges

Jan 10th 2020, 12:02 PM 462 Views 0 Comments

Increased trade doesn’t quite match economic growth, as consumers habits continue to evolve.

# online-shopping - Sunday 1 December, 2019

Can you have a Green Christmas when shopping for presents online? Here's what the experts advise
# Green Christmas
# Green Christmas

Can you have a Green Christmas when shopping for presents online? Here's what the experts advise

Dec 1st 2019, 11:00 AM 12,371 Views 12 Comments

Want to avoid giant retailers and go green this Christmas? It’ll take a little bit of extra research – but it is possible.

# online-shopping - Friday 29 November, 2019

Black Friday shoppers warned to be aware of their rights as watchdog expects surge in requests for help
# Shopping
# Shopping

Black Friday shoppers warned to be aware of their rights as watchdog expects surge in requests for help

Nov 29th 2019, 6:10 AM 5,322 Views 6 Comments

It is expected that around €250m will be spent by Irish shoppers today.

# online-shopping - Monday 30 September, 2019

Poll: Do you shop more online or in-store?
# Your Say
# Your Say

Poll: Do you shop more online or in-store?

Sep 30th 2019, 9:31 AM 22,314 Views 41 Comments

Forever 21 has become the latest high-profile chain to file for bankruptcy.

# online-shopping - Tuesday 3 September, 2019

Consumers warned about how Brexit could impact online shopping
# Refunds
# Refunds

Consumers warned about how Brexit could impact online shopping

Sep 3rd 2019, 7:00 AM 21,334 Views 18 Comments

One of the main rights consumers have when they buy online from an EU-based retailer is to return an item and receive a refund.

# online-shopping - Tuesday 9 July, 2019

Irish online shoppers will have to pay more when buying from UK retailers post a no-deal Brexit
# Brexit Planning
# Brexit Planning

Irish online shoppers will have to pay more when buying from UK retailers post a no-deal Brexit

Jul 9th 2019, 6:45 PM 13,924 Views 48 Comments

An updated action plan on a no-deal Brexit was discussed at Cabinet today.

# online-shopping - Wednesday 6 March, 2019

Paddy's Day attire? Here's what ASOS thinks we should be wearing to celebrate the occasion
# Paddy's Day
From The Daily Edge
# Paddy's Day

Paddy's Day attire? Here's what ASOS thinks we should be wearing to celebrate the occasion

Mar 6th 2019, 5:21 PM 13,257 Views 2 Comments

And no, it’s not leprechaun hats.

# online-shopping - Tuesday 11 December, 2018

How ASOS is leading the way when it comes to inclusivity
# Big Boobs
From The Daily Edge
# Big Boobs

How ASOS is leading the way when it comes to inclusivity

Dec 11th 2018, 2:00 PM 4,945 Views 0 Comments

Big busted ladies, rejoice!

# online-shopping - Saturday 18 August, 2018

9 signs that you enjoy online shopping a bit too much
# Confessions Of A Shopaholic
From The Daily Edge
# Confessions Of A Shopaholic

9 signs that you enjoy online shopping a bit too much

Aug 18th 2018, 11:02 AM 4,506 Views 2 Comments

Someone please teach me about willpower and budgeting.

# online-shopping - Saturday 28 April, 2018

Why some fashion stores like Penneys and TK Maxx resist selling online
# Stick To The Knitting
# Stick To The Knitting

Why some fashion stores like Penneys and TK Maxx resist selling online

Apr 28th 2018, 6:30 PM 31,178 Views 15 Comments

Despite its popularity, e-commerce doesn’t always make business sense.

# online-shopping - Thursday 22 March, 2018

10 simple reasons why so many of us absolutely despise online shopping
# Down With Online Shopping
From The Daily Edge
# Down With Online Shopping

10 simple reasons why so many of us absolutely despise online shopping

Mar 22nd 2018, 8:00 AM 4,556 Views 0 Comments

We need instant gratification.

# online-shopping - Monday 5 February, 2018

Online shopping is going to become a lot cheaper thanks to a new EU law
# New Rules
# New Rules

Online shopping is going to become a lot cheaper thanks to a new EU law

Feb 5th 2018, 6:15 AM 94,703 Views 62 Comments

You will no longer be redirected to a company’s Irish or UK store.

# online-shopping - Friday 22 December, 2017

More than 35 million letters will pass through the Dublin Mail Centre this month - here's how they do it
# Sorting Centre
# Sorting Centre

More than 35 million letters will pass through the Dublin Mail Centre this month - here's how they do it

Dec 22nd 2017, 8:00 AM 8,389 Views 9 Comments

Step inside the Dublin Mail Centre.

# online-shopping - Saturday 2 December, 2017

Gardaí warn shoppers to be vigilant after UK footage of parcel theft
# Online Shopping
# Online Shopping

Gardaí warn shoppers to be vigilant after UK footage of parcel theft

Dec 2nd 2017, 4:40 PM 34,516 Views 53 Comments

A homeowner in Surrey had installed a doorbell camera that filmed the theft of a parcel delivered to his house.

# online-shopping - Sunday 26 November, 2017

So many people could relate to the comically long pair of trousers this woman bought online
# We Might Be Giants
From The Daily Edge
# We Might Be Giants

So many people could relate to the comically long pair of trousers this woman bought online

Nov 26th 2017, 9:00 AM 11,061 Views 1 Comment

Too long by half.

# online-shopping - Friday 24 November, 2017

Wrapping waste used in online deliveries has increased by 28% - report
# Repak
# Repak

Wrapping waste used in online deliveries has increased by 28% - report

Nov 24th 2017, 12:59 PM 7,820 Views 31 Comments

Repak wants online retailers to contribute to recycling efforts being made here in Ireland.

# online-shopping - Sunday 19 November, 2017

8 ways we *should* be able to search for clothes to buy online
# Help Us
From The Daily Edge
# Help Us

8 ways we *should* be able to search for clothes to buy online

Nov 19th 2017, 6:00 PM 5,903 Views 1 Comment

TELL US IF THEY HAVE POCKETS.

# online-shopping - Sunday 4 June, 2017

19 situations you'll recognise if you're slightly addicted to online shopping
# Saved Items
From The Daily Edge
# Saved Items

19 situations you'll recognise if you're slightly addicted to online shopping

Jun 4th 2017, 6:00 PM 6,282 Views 0 Comments

So many parcels you forget ordering.

# online-shopping - Wednesday 24 May, 2017

Loads of women are having the exact same (hilarious) problem with this Pretty Little Thing top
# Tight Squeeze
From The Daily Edge
# Tight Squeeze

Loads of women are having the exact same (hilarious) problem with this Pretty Little Thing top

May 24th 2017, 8:38 AM 17,081 Views 6 Comments

Great, ANOTHER unrealistic body standard for women: Pea-sized heads.

# online-shopping - Tuesday 25 April, 2017

15 online shopping fails that are almost painful to look at
# Dress Disasters
From The Daily Edge
# Dress Disasters

15 online shopping fails that are almost painful to look at

Apr 25th 2017, 8:00 AM 15,767 Views 0 Comments

Oh hell no.

# online-shopping - Monday 6 February, 2017

Poll: Where do you do most of your shopping?
# Your Say
# Your Say

Poll: Where do you do most of your shopping?

Feb 6th 2017, 9:53 AM 21,437 Views 53 Comments

Do you prefer going online or in store?

# online-shopping - Friday 9 December, 2016

18 Christmas shopping mistakes we make every single year
# Online Shopping
From The Daily Edge
# Online Shopping

18 Christmas shopping mistakes we make every single year

Dec 9th 2016, 1:18 PM 7,937 Views 6 Comments

“That shadowy place is Penneys, Simba, You must never go there.”

# online-shopping - Tuesday 29 November, 2016

Ireland wants the EU to make shopping online as cheap as the rest of Europe
# Geoblocking
# Geoblocking

Ireland wants the EU to make shopping online as cheap as the rest of Europe

Nov 29th 2016, 6:10 AM 12,987 Views 23 Comments

Mary Mitchell-O’Connor was in Brussels yesterday saying that geo-blocking must be tackled.

# online-shopping - Wednesday 31 August, 2016

Most consumer complaints are about flight cancellations and lost luggage
# Delayed
# Delayed

Most consumer complaints are about flight cancellations and lost luggage

Aug 31st 2016, 6:00 AM 7,898 Views 3 Comments

People also had issues with electrical goods, online services and car rental.

# online-shopping - Thursday 21 July, 2016

This woman ordered a doormat online and it certainly didn't meet her expectations
# Buyer Beware
From The Daily Edge
# Buyer Beware

This woman ordered a doormat online and it certainly didn't meet her expectations

Jul 21st 2016, 6:17 PM 12,732 Views 0 Comments

Ah here.

# online-shopping - Tuesday 19 July, 2016

Inter-county player stole €28,000 from her boss for online shopping
# Credit Cards
# Credit Cards

Inter-county player stole €28,000 from her boss for online shopping

Jul 19th 2016, 6:09 PM 90,383 Views 53 Comments

Dinah Loughlin has since repaid the money.

# online-shopping - Thursday 26 May, 2016

Explainer: So what do the EU's new plans for online shopping mean for you?
# Geoblock Rockin'
# Geoblock Rockin'

Explainer: So what do the EU's new plans for online shopping mean for you?

May 26th 2016, 5:15 PM 21,887 Views 63 Comments

The aim is to ensure all EU citizens access the same services and prices, regardless of where they’re based.

# online-shopping - Thursday 3 March, 2016

This woman ordered spring flowers and the supermarket sent spring onions instead
# Substitute
From The Daily Edge
# Substitute

This woman ordered spring flowers and the supermarket sent spring onions instead

Mar 3rd 2016, 8:35 AM 3,293 Views 2 Comments

The scourge of the substituted item.

# online-shopping - Tuesday 29 December, 2015

The post-Christmas sales are a 'mixed bag' for Irish retailers
# High Street
# High Street

The post-Christmas sales are a 'mixed bag' for Irish retailers

Dec 29th 2015, 6:10 AM 18,559 Views 22 Comments

Footfall is down, but spending is up.

# online-shopping - Saturday 21 November, 2015

So what do you need to know before shopping online?
# Safety First
# Safety First

So what do you need to know before shopping online?

Nov 21st 2015, 7:40 AM 18,620 Views 9 Comments

While it is more prevalent than ever before, it’s important to take the necessary precautions before buying anything.

# online-shopping - Thursday 5 November, 2015

This woman ordered a table from eBay, but got 40 bags of fish instead
# With The Fishes
From The Daily Edge
# With The Fishes

This woman ordered a table from eBay, but got 40 bags of fish instead

Nov 5th 2015, 2:52 PM 5,197 Views 2 Comments

Come for the fish, stay for the contagious laughter.

# online-shopping - Tuesday 3 November, 2015

9 ways Verified by Visa is ruining lives every day
# Rage Blackout
From The Daily Edge
# Rage Blackout

9 ways Verified by Visa is ruining lives every day

Nov 3rd 2015, 9:30 PM 11,877 Views 10 Comments

Cause of death: Verified by Visa.

# online-shopping - Thursday 22 October, 2015

Buying online? Here's what you'll be charged if you're importing from outside the EU
# Hidden Costs
# Hidden Costs

Buying online? Here's what you'll be charged if you're importing from outside the EU

Oct 22nd 2015, 6:01 AM 84,462 Views 26 Comments

Online shoppers have been warned to watch out for import duties and dodgy websites.

# online-shopping - Tuesday 20 October, 2015

The Irish kings of online 'mystery shoppers' now with $20m in their coffers
# Clicks Not Bricks
# Clicks Not Bricks

The Irish kings of online 'mystery shoppers' now with $20m in their coffers

Oct 20th 2015, 2:14 PM 21,468 Views 1 Comment

Clavis Insight was founded in 2008. Soon it will employ 300 people worldwide.

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