Child Identity Theft: What You Need to Know

We want to keep our children safe under all circumstances. With identity theft on the rise, it is crucial that we be vigilant at protecting their financial futures by being aware of the… Continue reading

Avoiding Online Scams | OnGuard Online

Reprint from: Avoiding Online Scams | OnGuard Online.Gov Crooks use clever schemes to defraud millions of people around the globe every year. They often combine sophisticated technology with age-old tricks to get people to… Continue reading

Now Hiring! Requirements: Facebook Username & Password

Recent news of employers asking job candidates for usernames and passwords to social networking sites during job interviews has our blood boiling. For people desperately seeking employment, some may feel compelled to comply… Continue reading

Social Media Management: Protect Your Privacy: [infographic]

Gender and age have some influence on our social media management style. Perceptions of how easy people find the management and protection of social media privacy settings vary depending on these and other factors. If you use… Continue reading

Don't Get Hooked: How to Spot a Phishing Email

I almost fell for it. I received a very authentic looking email yesterday from what I thought was Yahoo telling me that some of their unused accounts were slated to be closed. The email… Continue reading

5 Minute Fix: Secure Your Facebook Timeline

This is a good article we think you will find useful. Logan Kugler explains 5 ways to secure your Facebook profile in a post-Timeline world – Computerworld. Did you get your Facebook Timeline yet? If… Continue reading

Google knows too much about you – CNN.com

We’re sharing this article because it discusses Google’s new privacy policy. Give it a read and let us know what you think in the comments section: Google knows too much about you – from CNN.com.  

What Do Football & Monkey Have In Common?

They both made SplashData’s 25 Worst Passwords of the Year – 2011 list. At the top of the list is the extremely clever word, “password.” Bad passwords make it easy for hackers to get… Continue reading

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Quick Fix: Manage Your Social Media Permissions

How many social media sites do you use? How many apps have access to your information on your social media accounts?  Most people have no idea. We found an enlightening new site that… Continue reading