Religious items and gift are not something, that we buy every single day, like bread or milk. For that reason, it is understandable that we need more tips, ideas, and suggestions when choosing them. Even stores, that offer help when buying cannot be found on every corner.
We follow Catholic stores online for years. Some offer excellent products, useful tips and are true internet witnesses of the Catholic faith.
To make your choice of where to buy such gifts, Catholic items or programs easier, we have prepared a list of reviews of such stores, where we tell you about their pros & cons.
Method to Review the Store Online:
When reviewing the Catholic store online we follow this step-by-step method:
1. Review the website from the perspective of a visitor:
- the general impression,
- the quality of content,
- a speed of loading page,
2. Check if the online store has:
- a clearly stated return policy, refund policy, warranty or guarantee,
- a newsletter or email sign-up form,
- clearly labeled contact information including a phone number and physical address.
3. Call or email the online store’s customer service to see if they answer/reply
4. Check Shopping tools:
- site support “SSL” or Secure Checkout,
- types of payments does the store accept,
- transparency about all cost before checkout and lookout for eventually hidden fees and shipping cost.
5. Review content in terms of:
- sharing of Catholic/Christian values,
- conformity with Catholic teaching,
- product description (provides detailed information about the product).
6. Review products’ quality:
- products and programs are faithfully Catholic with the goal of strengthening the Faith,
- quality (material, design …)
7. Check visitors and customers reviews and comments
8. Check Social media presence and activity
9. Check store reviews online:
- website’s rating from several trusted review sites,
- google the name of the store along with “complaints”.
10. Overall review
Catholic Stores Online – My Reviews
The Catholic Company
Aquinas and More Catholic Goods
Christian Catholic Shop