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11 Alternatives to Amazon for Online Holiday Shopping

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With the holidays around the corner, you are likely starting to think about ways to appreciate friends and family by giving them a gift. Like many Americans—if you choose to purchase gifts—you are likely to buy some online. Consumer surveys indicate 46 percent of Americans plan to shop online this year. Amazon.com is the world’s largest retailer and is synonymous with online shopping. Over 40 percent of online shoppers in the U.S. turn to Amazon as their first stop.

Last year, we dug into the company’s record on environmental and social responsibility and found Amazon.com to be performing poorly across the board–from dirty energy to worker exploitation.

With Amazon’s most important time of the year for sales on the horizon, we’re taking another look at Amazon’s sustainability practices and have also updated our popular Alternatives to Amazon Guide to Online Shopping. Choosing to spend money wisely, in ways that…

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WARNING: Your Favourite Petition Site May Be Selling Your Email (Check Our Safe List)

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This article is for all you petition warriors. Your next petition may place you onto the spam list of some annoying spammer. Luckily we are able to verify (through others) a list of safe petition sites.

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AJ- Ever since Cecil the Lion has made the news, I have been signing every petition that came about, it felt good that I was making a difference for Cecil and the animals but I’m also noticing that I’m getting more spam mail. What’s up with that? are petition sites selling my information?

Hello AJ,

It’s wonderful how you are signing petitions that have been going on. Because of the effort of dedicated web warriors like you, we were able to pressure Delta to ban trophy hunting and get the White House to consider extraditing Walter Palmer. Before you go on to sign another petition, note that not all petitions are alike and not every…

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