It doesn’t seem to matter how many stories we hear about the trouble caused by online fraud, many of us continue to be blasé about our personal details and the info we post online. I cannot stress enough how clever today’s hackers and fraudsters are and how easy it is to play into their hands simply by not being careful enough and not thinking about your online safety. You can save yourself a lot of hassle and heartache by never positing these things online:
1. Your New Address, That’s Just Asking for Trouble
It can be really exciting when you move in to a new house or apartment to post lots of updates and photos of your exact location, and while pics of your new kitchen are perfectly fine, you might want to think twice about posting specific details about your address. It’s not like your friends and family are going to do anything with the information, but you can never be sure exactly who is looking at your page and collecting the information.