Eight reasons shopping online is made easier thanks to the EU

The Single Market offers you a huge choice online and protects your rights as a consumer. 📸 © European Union, 2020 / Source: EC — Audiovisual Service / Photographer: Claudio Centonze

1. You can shop from stores in 27 countries

2. No bank transfer charges

3. You have the right to clear information

4. Refunds if ads are misleading

5. You have the right to change your mind when buying goods online

6. Something damaged?

7. Details that make this even better!

  • more transparent and affordable cross-border parcel delivery prices,
  • simpler VAT rules for businesses(entering into force this year in July), and
  • harmonisation of consumer protection rules (entering into force in 2022).

8. A European Consumer Centre close to you!

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