Are You Doing Enough to Protect Your Privacy Online?

May 9, 2017 Jackie 0

With data breaches reaching an all-time high in 2016—1,093 breaches, up 40% from 2015—protecting our privacy and our personal information becomes an essential task for all of us to undertake. Since this week is Privacy Awareness Week, your BBB® would […]

Protect Yourself from Online Spying

August 12, 2015 Michael 0

Your BBB® receives many inquiries from persons concerned about both online and offline privacy. The Electronic Freedom Foundation (EFF) has released a plugin for Firefox and Google chrome web browsers that says it will protect you from online spying. The […]

Facebook to Track Users Across the Web

July 10, 2014 Jackie 0

When Facebook announced major changes to its privacy and advertising policies recently, your BBB did some research to learn what those changes mean for consumers. Facebook announced the changes in an official company blog post on June 12, 2014. Facebook […]

Privacy Awareness Week

May 7, 2014 Jackie 0

We are in the middle of Privacy Awareness Week 2014. The theme this year is “Mobilize Your Privacy” and focuses on privacy protection when using mobile devices. Privacy Awareness Week began in 2002 in Australia to create awareness of the […]