The early start to this holiday season shopping has consumer watchdogs nervous, especially with so much shopping being done online. (Shutterstock)
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SALT LAKE CITY — Imagine ordering something online but never getting it. It is simply called the online shopping scam and it has been a thorn in the side of consumers and consumer watchdogs for years. But 2021 is primed to see this scam explode with more victims than ever as people desperately hunt for hard-to-find gifts for the upcoming holidays.
“We are hearing a lot about supply chain disruptions,” Ted Rossman of Bankrate recently told the KSL Investigators.
Rossman explained supply chain issues stemming from the coronavirus pandemic that has impacted everything from toilet paper to cars, will also impact toys, electronics, and other holiday wish list items. So, the…