As we know, the thought of buying online can easily be fraught with uncertainty. Even if we consider ourselves pros at buying online. No matter how many times we have bought something online we always think "this time might be the time that something goes wrong". This is a common thought that comes with buying online no matter how often you do it.
In almost every case, we take chances when buying online, even if we are buying from an awesome retailer with great feedback, we are still taking a chance that we may not get what we paid for or we may end up with nothing at all. And that's simply because the retailer isn't directly putting the product into our hands. It's being shipped half way across the country or all the way around the world. Along the way, your package will encounter many things and many people. There is always a chance that your product will be lost, crushed, or the contents within possibly even stolen.
To one person the quality of an item is outstanding, and to another person it's not, and because of this a customer may not be as satisfied as they feel they should be. Usually this is because of a cultural difference or lack of ability to differentiate what is good quality and what isn't. So keep in mind that even though the retailer you are buying from has an outstanding track record with outstanding feedback, things can still go wrong. Getting to know the company or website you are planning to buy from helps with understanding if you and them see things in the same light. Take the time to learn more about them, read their blogs, read their about us page, read the feedback that other customers have left for them and so on.