every year, Black Friday gets bigger and better - with great new brands, products and discounts - perfect for nabbing your favourite items and festive season essentials all while saving those ZAR's.
here are our 5 top tips for shopping smart and safe next week when the sales begin.
1. SECURITY ABOVE ALL ELSE
keep your personal and financial details safe and secure, by only shopping on secure sites (depending on your browser, you can check this - look for an icon of a padlock or "https" in the URL bar to check)!
2. PUT YOUR MONEY WHERE THE ENCRYPTION IS
when entering in your credit card details, be sure that the payment provider that you are using is encrypted and safe.
3. DO YOUR RESEARCH
4. TRUST THE BRAND
do you know who you are buying from? company's "about" pages reveal a lot about what they believe, where they source product and how they operate.