1. Avoid Artificially Inflated Prices
We all know the frustrating feeling of spending hours finding the best bargain for a product we’d like to buy, only to find at the last minute that the price has increased. When this happens, it is often
not merely unfortunate coincidence but the intentional strategy of the retailer. Using cookies, IP addresses, and other tracking tools, many online retailers increase the prices they offer customers based on those customers’ browsing histories.
By blocking the availability of this data, VPNs prevent retailers from artificially raising their prices thereby helping to ensure that customers are not penalized for bargain hunting.