Buying Shoes Online
Never taken the plunge into buying shoes online? There's no time like the present when it comes to snapping up footwear bargains!
With stores offering massive discounts to internet shoppers, this could be a great time to find out more about how you can safely, securely and effectively shop online. So what do you need to know?
Let's go through some of the basics. Here are some things that you should be looking out for when you shop for shoes online:
An established retailer: You'll want to use a retailer who's been in business for a number of years. You're looking for companies who are reputable and offer a good level of service.
You can always use internet reviews to find out about which companies are rated highly by previous customers and which are best avoided.
Secure shopping: Since you'll be handing over your credit card or debit card details, you'll want to know that you're in safe hands. Ensure that your chosen retailer offers secure payment facilities and always look out for the padlock symbol on your internet browser.
Price transparency: You'll want to ensure that prices are declared nice and clearly, so that you can compare prices with other stores.
Good returns policy: What happens if you buy a pair of shoes online and then find that they don't fit? A reasonable returns policy is vital when shopping via the internet.
Low delivery costs: There's no point finding a pair of bargain shoes if you'll end up paying a lot of money to have them delivered. Make sure you're clear on all postage and packing costs before you place your order.
What about the quality of shoes that you should be looking to buy? We always emphasise the importance of looking for footwear that offers a suitable combination of comfort and style.
For that reason, we're always keen to recommend Fly Flots, although there are plenty of other high quality brands available online.