Retailers go to a lot of effort to make your purchases effortless. Watch out for these ploys designed to get you to buy more than you need.
Much of what's convenient about online retail — reviews, one-click shopping, fast shipping — is aimed at one thing: reducing the "pain of paying" so you'll spend more.
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