Wait a minute, Mr Postman – Delivery charges

The ASA has gone into more details about how to ethically mention delivery charges etc: Internet shopping has a lot going for it. Along with avoiding the crowds, you can also find what you want, when you want and then instantly compare the prices with other businesses. With internet shopping becoming part and parcel of our everyday lives it’s crucial that advertisers are clear about any charges that might apply when delivering products to consumers.  That the ASA receives a fair number of complaints regarding delivery charges highlights the care…

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The ethics of terms and conditions.

We all do it, we all sign up to websites and just click through the terms and conditions without reading them. The scandals at Facebook and other online companies with regards to our data have been intensifying over the last month. The problem is that in legal terms we potentially signed away our rights because we didn’t read the terms and conditions. UK TV show the Last Leg printed out the whole T’s and C’s of Facebook a few weeks ago and discovered there was 85,000 words, to put that…

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