An Article in Toronto’s Now Magazine points out the possible extreme dangers of the ‘deals’ sites. In this case, the danger to purchasers is an extreme example and hopefully a rare exceptionally unfortunate situation, but the question this situation poses is ‘how are buyers protected’ and ‘what is the responsibility’ of sites like Dealfind?
A cursory search online yields many results where social daily deal sites reassure their customers that money-back guarantees and protections exists. The protection or care seem to not have existed in the case of women being sexually assaulted.
What mechanism protects people from business on the Internet?