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Shopping Bags stars confess eBay addiction
[ONT Edition]
Toronto Star - Toronto, Ont.
Author: Gordon, Daphne
Date: Dec 16, 2004
Start Page: E.02
Section: Fashion
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Online shopping has reached epic proportions, say [Anna Wallner] and [Kristina Matisic], noting that 84 per cent of Canadians who use the Internet have used it to shop. And eBay is a great way to get wide selection and the best price on Christmas gifts, as well as do research about what's out there.

Be prepared to spend time finding the right item. "It's not speed shopping," says Wallner. "Anyone who thinks they can do this and save time is wrong." That means doing your research about the features of the product you're interested in, visiting bricks-and- mortar stores for comparison shopping and even communicating directly with an eBay seller by e-mail.

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