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Online purchases: Read the fine print before clicking 'buy'

Always read the terms and conditions before making an online purchase and check your e-bills regularly

Last month, when checking my credit card e-bills, I found I was charged $88 by e-commerce website streetdeal.sg.

It was a shock to me because I don't remember having bought anything from streetdeal.sg recently.

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A version of this article appeared in the print edition of The Straits Times on May 02, 2018, with the headline 'Read the fine print before clicking 'buy''. Print Edition | Subscribe