Think Twice Before Buying These 8 Items Online

From meds to mattresses, it’s smarter to buy some products in person
Online shopping Photo: Digital Storm/Shutterstock
Online shopping
prescription meds bottle
cat medicine vet
baby milk bottle mom
fashion woman luxury items
bedroom set
dog puppy
1 / 9

The dangerous eight

It’s so convenient to buy with a click while lounging on your couch that you might wish you could get everything that way. But wait: Buying online isn’t always wise. In fact, purchasing certain items on the Internet, from medications to designer bags to puppies, can be unwise financially and even risky for your health or safety. Here are eight items better purchased with a trip to an actual store.