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Internet Retailer reports that online shoppers spent $13.8 billion during February, 13.2 percent more than the same month a year earlier, and more than the $13.1 billion spent online during January.

According to the story, “February is the fourth consecutive month with double-digit online spending increases.  Plus, customers spent more money online in February this year than February last year in every category measured except department stores.”

The numbers were published by MasterCard advisors, the credit card company’s consulting business.
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