Buying Weed Online in 2021- The Complete Guide

In the recent years, hundreds of people are going online daily seeking to buy weed and its related products for the first time. Numerous online dispensaries are availing a wide variety of products to choose from. The one dilemma that most if not all first-time buyers find themselves in, regardless of how much prior involvement one has with weed, is a shared feeling of confusion and unfamiliarity in a new site.

With an increasingly growing market and the recent advancements in technology, so is the number of people seeking more convenient and reliable ways to buy weed. Instead of searching from one local store to another, customers can now buy weed online and have it delivered to their doorstep. Careful, though- there are many scammers who will be glad to rip you off your money and not deliver any weed.

The best way to protect yourself from online scammers is to ensure that you only purchase your weed from a reputable dispensary. Before closing any deal, consider the quality of the products, their shipping services, and customer care as well. To make your online buying as easy and enjoyable as possible, you’ll need to bring some cash and a valid ID.

To help you buy the best quality weed and have it delivered discreetly and safely, we have compiled below a complete buying guide on how to buy weed online in 2021.

  • Choose a Licensed Dispensary

Cannabis dispensaries are cropping up in droves now that recreational use of marijuana is legal in Canada. It may be difficult for users to choose the best dispensary to buy their weed. However, one of the significant factors to consider while making this decision is whether or not the dispensary is licensed. This will make it easier to filter illegitimate companies and give you the peace of mind that the safety and quality of your products is tested and approved.

  • The Quality of Products.

Cannabis products contain two prevalent compounds, CBD and THC. There are also numerous distinctive strains containing each of these components. CBD is the non-psychoactive and nonintoxicating component, mainly existing in medical cannabis, and it will not make you high. THC is primarily found in recreational cannabis because it is psychoactive, and it will give you a feeling of euphoria. Any well-established dispensary should indicate which compounds are present in each product before selling to their customers. A good dispensary will also avail numerous quality assured strains to choose from. In a word, quality and quantity both matter in the cannabis market. Therefore, choose a dispensary that gives you great value for your money.

  • Customer Care

How well you are taken care of while interacting with both new and old products matters a lot. Well-informed and educated budtenders should listen to your needs and provide the right solutions, so you are not overwhelmed by the numerous products available. If you are new to the dispensary, a learned budtender will guide you and inform you about each product to help you choose the one that will best meet your needs.

Also, the budtenders or the dispensary staff should promptly respond to your inquiries via email, chats, or calls. Please take note of their after-sales services, such as shipping. Consider if you prefer your products delivered to your home and if the dispensary offers free shipping when a certain number of products is purchased.

  • Customer Reviews

Reading online customer reviews is an excellent way to discover genuine information about the dispensary, its services, and its products. You may also have neighbors or friends who have had previous experience with the dispensary. Asking people who have already used the product is the best way to know its quality and the nature of the services offered.

  • Payment method

Banks and credit card payment processes are yet to recognize cannabis as an acceptable product. As a result, some online weed dispensaries can only accept payment in the form of cash. However, as more rules and regulations are being passed in favor of cannabis, many dispensaries are finding legal and convenient ways of accepting credit card payments. Always consider this factor to avoid walking into a dispensary in high hopes and walking out disappointed.

  • Location of the Dispensary

We all want to save a bundle sometimes. And looking for a dispensary near your home is the best way to save on shipping costs. Not only will a nearby dispensary have cheaper delivery services, but it is more convenient, especially for medical cannabis users. Keep in mind that there is a limit to the number of cannabis products you can buy at a time, so you’ll need to replenish your products from time to time.

It is now easy, comfortable, and safer to buy weed online in Canada. All the more reason, you should only buy from a licensed cannabis dispensary as it has a reputation to sustain ABC regulations to meet with best-of-quality products and friendly, well strained budtenders.

Zoey Roy

I’m Zoey Roy, a Cannabis Compliance Specialist and Cannabis Activist. I am experienced in guiding individuals and businesses through complex cannabis regulations. With a Bachelor’s degree in Research from McGill University, I’ve worked at Neptune Wellness for 4 years as a senior researcher. Now I serve as a Cannabis Industry Analyst at Tilray Brands, Inc. I provide essential support in ensuring compliance, educating clients, and facilitating legal requirements. My expertise extends to marketing and laboratory skills, making me a well-rounded professional in the field.