The internet can undoubtedly be a scary place.
With identity theft, credit card fraud, email scams, and people pretending to be someone they aren’t, it might seem like we have no control over our own online safety.
Fortunately, there are plenty of experts out there who are working tirelessly to prevent these internet creepers from being successful. These experts know that there are actually lots of easy ways for you to stay safe online.
Scroll through this exclusive list below to see just how simple it is for you to navigate the internet safely and securely. I had heard of a couple of these tips, but most of them came as a complete surprise!
No one should ever feel unsafe or at-risk just because they want to checktheir email, order clothes online, or do some online banking. I know I’ll definitely be using all of these tips!
Do you have any other tips for staying safe online? Let us know in the comments.
Online Safety Tip #1: Switch Up Your Password
Online Safety Tip #2: Check The URL For Phishing Scams
Online Safety Tip #3: Keep Your Software Current
Online Safety Tip #4: When In Doubt, Delete It
Online Safety Tip #5: Look For The Lock
Online Safety Tip #6: Use Credit, Not Debit
Online Safety Tip #7: Add Two-Factor Authentication
Online Safety Tip #8: Know When You’ve Been Hacked
Online Safety Tip #9: Check For Strange Charges, Posts, Or Emails
Online Safety Tip #10: Read Reviews Before You Buy