"M & # 39; there is nothing extraordinary that Cyber Monday"Underlined today consumer expert Arvelo Gilberto, known as Dr. Shoper, having examined the offers that major retailers have launched online, like every year, on Monday after Thanksgiving.
"Saturday at 4: 00 a.m. to see what was offered for Cyber Monday and basically the items are the same that were for sale during the last week", Pointed Arvelo.
As an example, he mentioned that the console gaming Sony PlayStation 4, which was for sale during the Madrugador Sales force on Thursday and & # 39; Friday in & # 39; physical stocks, was priced similar online.
"You do not see the computer movement, as in years & # 39; before"Explain Dr. Shoper, observing that in the category of & # 39; electronic devices bids & # 39; voice-controlled speakers, like Amazon and Google Home Echo, which were obtained by $ 24 or more.
He noted that, since many physical and online stores have special available Sunday last week, with today's offers are not necessarily new. To pay the purchase dilution during the week, instead of concentrating only on Black Friday or Cyber Monday.
Moreover, the reason that emerged was Cyber Monday can & # 39; lose validity due to more widespread access to the Internet from mobile phones and other mobile devices.
"Cyber Monday comes as a result of & # 39; people who go to the gates of Black Friday to seek special X product. If they did not bring in stores that day, because there was no good connection in the Internet in homes and mobile phones were used only for calls and messages, on Monday entered into labor centers -Working and were connected to & # 39; the Internet from their computers to see if they could get the item did not find Friday", Explained Arvelo.
He added that there are online stores that m & # 39; have supplies available to the island or, if they have free shipments, does not apply to Puerto Rico, therefore urged consumers to be vigilant.
He also informed users to assume the task of knowing the policy of & # 39; of the changes and returns web pages where they will make their purchase. "You make sure the return policy, if you will give credit to the card, if the cost of sending the item will return to you as jirrimborżawlek", he said.
The Bloomberg news agency reported that the estimated US shoppers spend $ 7,800 million this Cyber Monday, a record number.