Buyers beware: Online retailer ecommerce has a new scam

Buyers Beware: Online retailers ecomuate, a scam that’s been targeting shoppers with deceptive offers.

In response to a recent report on the scam, the U.K. eCommerce Federation, which represents online retailers including Amazon, Target and Costco, issued a warning on Wednesday.

The federation also announced that it would take steps to protect consumers and investigate potential fraud, such as “providing online retailers with real-time alerts, monitoring customer service to avoid misleading customer experiences and the removal of fraudulent products.” Read more