19. Buyer Beware
Buying and selling on the Internet has changed the way we live. We can now perform a web search to locate, compare, and buy goods and services.
You are going to investigate e-commerce as a consumer and learn some tips on how to shop online, avoid Internet fraud, and benefit from reviews and ratings.
When you have completed this Thing you will:
- know how to protect yourself as a consumer
- understand how to protect yourself from deceptive advertising, scams and rip-offs
- meet international technology standards for Empowered Learner, Digital Citizen, Innovative Designer and Computational Thinker
- create an advertisement demonstrating their learning
Quest 1: Compare Products
Learn about evaluating and comparing product features and costs. You will have to use your critical thinking skills to complete this Quest.
I am ready for Quest 1
Quest 2: Truth in Advertising
How do you know which ads you can trust and which ones you can’t? You are going to need some critical skills to complete this Quest.
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Quest 3: Scams
Determine how businesses you might be do business with are reliable and trustworthy.
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Buyer Beware Gold
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