Your Privacy And The Internet
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Kids and Blogs
Kid's like to share information and one of the popular ways for them to do it is to use a blog, but is it safe?
Identity theft is a problem that is out of control. The FTC and states are working to stop identity theft but at this point it is up to you to be diligent about protecting your individual identity so you won't become a victim.
Is Your Family Listed?
A few years ago, having a listed telephone number was not a security risk to your family, today it could be. As computers and the Internet have grown, the easier it has become for anyone to get information about you and your family.
Remove Me From Your List
Places to call, write or email so your name will be removed from direct marketer's lists.
Getting Unlisted In The Information Age
How easily can you be found? Do you realize that if you have a listed telephone number, chances are, anyone can get directions to your home, with just a few keystrokes?
All the kids want a MySpace page but should they have one?
Online Shopping Safety
You can save a lot of money shopping online but you have to be very cafeful. Here are some safety tips.
What You Always Wanted to Know About Ebay But Were Afraid to Ask
Everyone knows all about Ebay except for you! You are not alone! Find out what Ebay is all about and whether or not you want to get involved.
Almost everyone has gotten fooled by phishing scams. Don't become a victim of identity theft by being fooled and giving away your information.
Be a savvy consumer and know about Internet advertising.
Did you know that you are entering into legally binding agreements when you click "I Agree"? You would be surprised at what you may have already agreed to!
Common Email Scams
Here are some of the common email scams that you should know about and tips to detect an email scam.
All About Spam
Learn everything there is to know about spam so you can stop it from annoying or hurting you.
How to Determine if it is a Secure Server
You should never enter personal information or credit card numbers online unless it is a secure server. Here is how to know if it is a secure server.
Find Out Who Owns a Website
Not everything is as it appears online. Find out who actually owns a Website.
Create secure passwords that are easy to remember.
How to Secure Your Wireless Access Point
Don't leave your wireless access point open to anyone. Here is how to secure it and keep bad guys away.
Protect Yourself from Spyware
Simple ways to avoid installing spyware on your computer.
Auto Complete With Internet Explorer
Auto complete is where previously typed items appear. It is a great feature but sometimes it can be annoying. Here is how to control it.
Home Computer Security
The consequences can be severe if you don't secure your home computer.
Family Webpage Safety Reminders
Be very careful what you post online! Here are tips to keep you and your kids safe.