To know if a company is legitimate, visit the company’s website, review the available modes of payment, and research the company thoroughly on the Internet. Where possible, visit the company’s physical location to get more information.Continue Reading
Reviewing the available payment options can offer information on whether or not a company is legitimate. Although many companies allow for unsecured payment methods, legitimate ones usually have secured payment options including Visa, MasterCard and sometimes Paypal, many of which guarantee to protect their customers' purchases.
Lastly, searching the company name on a search engine can reveal customer feedback, information and reviews about the company. Searching the company name on authoritative websites such as the Better Business Bureau can offer more information about the company. Other online tools can allow users to search company contact details, financial performance, credit score, director structure and other useful information.Learn more about Customer Service