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1/3 Of Consumers Will Spend More Online Than In-Store This Year [Headlines]

The threat of fraud is not great enough to deter people from doing more and more of their shopping on the web.

Amelia Riley Swan
  • 11 october 2011

Despite the threat of online fraud, consumers are increasingly getting comfortable shopping online. ThreatMetrix, which provides a platform for preventing online fraud, and the Ponemon Institute, which researches data privacy and security, did some consumer surveys and found that one-third of the respondents said they plan on spending more online than they do in-store this year. GigaOM