Questions and Answers:Toys come in all shapes and sizes. From the hottest toys of the year to classic and collector toys, the task of searching, comparing and purchasing that perfect toy can seem overwhelming. To help consumers find exactly what they are looking for, with just a few clicks of the mouse, we at InfoFAQ have navigated the options for you. From dog toys to Star Wars toys, educational toys to discovery toys, below are some important frequently asked questions to help you decide on the best toys available online.
Frequently Asked Questions About Toys Online
Q. What toys are popular for the ages 1-4?A. Whoozit Gym, Cat in the Hat blocks and books, Play Kitchens.
Q. What are the best sellers?A. The Sock Monkey, Child Scooter with basket, Pottery Wheel, Tricycle, and Pink Poodle Stuffed Animal Toy named Gigi.
Q. If shopping on a budget of $20.00 or less what are the best buys?A. Dinosaur Kit, Tea Set with Wicker Basket, My First Science Kit, French Art Supplies, and Washable Rainbow Markers.
Q. Is it possible to buy toys online?A. Today there are countless online stores selling every kind of toy imaginable. By searching online you can find items that may not otherwise be available in your local area.
Q. Are the toys I can buy online new or used?A. sites like Ebay.com have hundreds of used toys and novelties as well as new toys. There are also large online retailers that sell new toys online. Some sites specialize in used children’s clothing and toys.
Q. What is the difference between websites selling the same toys?A. When shopping for a particular toy online, you can compare prices on the item itself, but also the cost of shipping and handling. Merchants located farther away from you may charge higher shipping rates. You should also read the sites return policy to make sure you like the terms offered.
Q. Do I have to pay for sales tax when I purchase toys online?A. In many cases when the online retailer is located outside of your state, they will not charge sales tax. This can result in significant savings and can offset the cost of having the item shipped to you.
Q. I am looking for educational toys for my child. Are these kinds of products available online?
A. Yes, there are many sources of educational toys available on the internet today. Some sites specialize in educational toys and teaching aids. Just try searching for ‘educational toys’.
Consumer Safety and Information
CPSC - www.cpsc.gov
Toy Hazard Recalls.
Consumer Goods - www.ita.doc.gov
Toys, Dolls and Game Index Page.
Toy Safety - www.azag.gov
Tips on Toy Safety and Protection.
Lead in Toys - www.cdc.gov
Tips and Sources of Lead.
Unsafe Toys - www.cbp.gov
CBP Warns Consumers About Unsafe Toys and Counterfeit Products.
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