Tips for Purchasing a Garmin Device Online

Now more than ever, we should all take every step possible to protect ourselves from online scams and identity thieves.  We here at Garmin want to help you feel confident and secure whether you’re shopping for great Garmin gear (or anything else under the sun).

When You Buy

No matter where you do your shopping, it’s important to follow these safety tips:

After You Buy

If you need to update maps or software, or if you have general questions about your Garmin device, we are here to help. Unfortunately, imposter tech support scams are on the rise, so it’s vital that you exercise the same level of caution when you seek help with updates or product support.

You can learn more about tech support scams on the FTC’s website here: https://www.consumer.ftc.gov/articles/0346-tech-support-scams

Some important notes about Garmin product support:

Following the tips outlined in this guide should get you well on the way to safer, more secure shopping and support experiences.