Steps to erase your digital footprint

Every letter you type. Every move you make online. It’s all tracked. You leave behind little crumbs and those help retailers piece together a profile on you.

Before you input sensitive information online, you should always browse in private mode. That way your information is protected. Think that’s not really needed? Think again.

I had a security company, SecureState, analyze an average computer user’s system. Based on her browsing history, they found enough information to steal the woman’s identity.

Click below for simple things you can do to start browsing privately.  It’ll take just a few seconds to start erasing your digital footprint.

Click here for instructions to browse privately with Internet Explorer

Click here for instructions to browse privately with Firefox

Click here for instructions to browse privately with Safari

Click here for instructions to browse privately with Google Chrome

–Instructions courtesy of SecureState



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