Holidays stay all of the year. When you are going shopping for holidays you also have to be secure because many thefts are also there to steal something.
People rushing around stressed out and then it results carelessness made. So somethings can be stolen or broken.
So here we have some top tips on how to celebrate safely this holiday season:
Going shopping at evening
If you are going shopping at evening then you have to make some special arrangements like as well as protecting yourself from any mishap you also have to think something for your house because you can’t leave your house alone especially when it is some special occasion.
So you should make extra cautions about locking windows and doors when you leave. Turn on lights and a radio or TV so it looks like someone is in the home.
When you are at shopping then stay alert and be aware of what is going around you. Park your car at a safe place and lock the car.
When you are going for shopping then you should have a credit card with you instead of a heavy amount. Beware from pickpockets and purse snatchers. You have to be extra careful with your purse and wallet.
Shopping with kids
Kids are difficult to control especially when their moms were not with them. You firstly have to teach children that what they have to do when they are separate from you. Teach them that they have to go to a store clerk or security guard if you get separated.
Be aware of strangers
Sometimes pickpockets and criminals pose to look like couriers delivering gifts so be aware of them and took pepper spray with you for any mishap.
If someone comes on your door for charity donations which is so common then first ask them where that money used if you are not satisfied then don’t give it.
Avoid wearing of expensive things
When you are going for shopping then you should have to wear casual dress and avoid to wear jewels and expensive things.
Many of ladies wear too much jewelry which is proved to be harmful for them. Also don’t carry large amount with you and took the credit card for safe shopping.
It is the main thing when you are going for shopping that your one hand should be empty and avoid to be overloading.
If you wanted to be shopping more than it is better to take someone with you because many pickpockets are also there for stolen things if your hands are not empty then how you can protect yourself from any mishaps.
Put your phone away
Putting your phone away is another thing which is most important because when you are involving with your phone then your attention goes off that what is going around which is no good.
Also, don’t use earbuds in your ears when you are shopping because your sense of hearing is very important for what is going around you.