Procon Manaus begins to monitor prices to prevent fraud on Black Friday

The megaliquidação, inspired us United States, It is set to begin at midnight of the day 24 from November.
04/11/2017 15h04 - Updated 6/11/2017 16h50
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With an eye on fraud Black Friday, Procon Manaus began on Friday, 3/11, the price monitoring to check compliance with the offers that will be announced this year. The megaliquidação, inspired us United States, It is set to begin at midnight of the day 24 from November.

For consumers not to fall into traps, guides the manager Procon Manaus, Fabricio Lima, We need to do research. “Solicitar folders, budgeting and even take pictures of the labels that are exposed to the price are the greatest evidence that the consumer will really know what is being offered on Black Friday ", reports.

"The so-called makeup prices is one of the problems that can occur and in that case and Procon Manaus is monitoring so that this practice does not happen", stresses Fabricio.

Online retail sales on Black Friday are expected to grow between 15% a 20% this year in Brazil, compared to last year, according to a survey released by Google Brazil in August.

If the consumer identifies improper practices, the orientation of the Procon Manaus is to seek their rights. The first step is to look for the manager or responsible for the store. Failing such agreement, he should immediately go to a Procon to make the complaint. Traders who deceive customers can be notified, sued and having to pay fine, because according to the Consumer Protection Code, misleading advertising is a crime.

The Manaus Procon also advises that, when searching, the consumer print the screen with the demonstration of the product and the purchase price, and also link information , Company Name, date and time it was made research.

Like it has done in other editions of Black Friday, Procon will Manaus special duty of monitoring and guidance on 24, Issue date 2017 da Black Friday, through 0800 092 0111 and by WhatsApp 98856-3331 and at the offices of Procon Manaus located on the street Afonso Pena, 38, Square 14 from January, Sul.

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