Buying online warning

MINISTER for Fair Trading Peter Lawlor is warning Queensland consumers about the pitfalls of buying online following a continued year on year rise in complaints. Mr Lawlor said online shopping had opened a new avenue for consumers and in more recent times had become a particularly attractive shopping option due to the high Australian dollar.

For more information on tips on purchasing good online from within Australia or overseas, go to www.fairtrading.qld.gov.au or to make a complaint about an online vendor, cal l 13 QGOV (13 74 68).

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