All of you have been online shoppers for some time now. If not all, most were inclined towards online shopping during the lockdown imposed due to the Covid outbreak. It could be easily said, “Online Shopping is the new normal”. You have changed your spending behavior and the proportion of your hard-earned money you spend online has increased. In this blog, we write how to make the best of online shopping so that you stop that wastage of money and can get the right thing at the right time. You can also check out our earlier written blog Smart Spending is The Key for a better idea.
1. Set Goals
Given there are numerous products and services available out there. It would be a simple waste of your hard-earned money if you spend it over purchasing useless things. You must set your goals and then make sure that your hard-earned money is spent well towards the achievement of such goals. WIO AI is a goal-oriented expense recommendation system that shall make sure that you spend your hard-earned money towards setting and achievement of goals. This will help you become a smarter person.
2. Check Alternatives
In this age of super competition, don’t miss to check for alternatives that might be available out in the market. The e-commerce market is flooded with billions, if not zillions, of products. It is sure when you start looking for alternatives you will certainly find a better deal somewhere on the internet. WIO AI makes sure that all these alternatives are narrowed down and presented to you for a better understanding of your options. This will help you become a smarter shopper.
3. Ask Why
Online shopping can be very addictive. You might not even know but you might be wasting your hard-earned money. So, don’t just click on that BUY NOW! But, instead, ask why am I making this purchase? What benefits will it provide? Will it provide you with real happiness? Happiness comes when you set goals (mentioned in Point 1) and thereafter proceed further.
Here’s a short poem for you:
Hey, You! Hey, You!
Be careful with Online Shopping,
Or the issue of no money will be cropping,
Set goals and check alternatives,
Ask why and get creative,
After all, it’s your hard-earned money,
Remember the key is smart spending.