Boosts Quality of Life for Online Consumers

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E-commerce websites, like member-based, have been reported to improve the quality of life for consumers. Through convenience, accessibility, and a vast inventory, continues to offer the experience that online consumers are looking for.

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A new study, announced by Hostway Global Web Solutions, has reported that e-commerce can improve the quality of life for consumers. Internet shoppers, who turn to the World Wide Web to purchase a variety of goods and services, have indicated that online shopping actually contributes positively to their lives., a member-based online shopping community, is using this information to continue to enhance the shopping experience of its members.

The report, released by Hostway, was conducted by Deutsche Post DHL, which polled 1,800 consumers throughout Germany, Austria, and Switzerland. The answers collected by Deutsche Post DHL are surprising: 44 percent of participants in Germany indicated that e-commerce has improved their quality of life, 81 percent said that online shopping improves time management, and 63 percent appreciated the fact that online shopping is less stressful than making traditional, in-store purchases. Furthermore, over 40 percent of participants said that e-commerce is "simply more fun”.

The benefits of e-commerce have been well understood by online companies, but this report allows consumers to focus on why they choose online shopping over traditional brick and mortar stores. E-commerce websites are now using this information to improve upon their own services. For example, has already created a virtual atmosphere that promotes an engaging, stress-free shopping experience. To improve the value of its e-commerce offerings, has expanded its services to include deep discounts on in demand products, a 2,500 dollar shopping credit good at its online shopping mall, and even a Prepaid MasterCard that allows members to accrue reward points every time the member loads money onto their Prepaid card.

The key to creating positive, successful e-commerce websites is to understand and respond to the expectations and values of online shoppers. has already done this when building its website, and the professionals who drive this popular member-based community will continue to do so as they expand their inventory.

For more information about, and to see how convenient and fun its shopping community can be, visit

ABOUT: is a member-based online shopping community that provides a diverse inventory to online shoppers through its exclusive Rewards Mall. Upon joining, members receive a 2,500 dollar shopping credit good toward items in the Rewards Mall, as well as a substantial discount on these products. Additionally, provides members with a Prepaid MasterCard, which accumulates reward points corresponding to the amount of money loaded onto the card. Reward Points are then redeemable at the online Rewards Mall. can be found online at


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