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How to Block Websites on Chrome
Follow these step-by-step instructions to block websites on Chrome using your desktop and mobile devices.
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We share a lot of personal information online, including credit card numbers and social security numbers—and scammers know how to...
Facebook Messenger Scams Are on the Rise—Here’s How to Protect Yourself
Facebook Messenger scams are "rare," according to Facebook. Our experts say otherwise. Whichever is true, falling for one can be...
The Gift-Card Scam You Need to Watch Out for
As the holiday season rushes full steam ahead, gift-card scams are on the rise. Learn how to detect and prevent...
“Smart Hotels” Are Booming—But Is Your Privacy in Danger?
Is staying in a smart hotel all that smart if you want to keep your information private? Know the risks—and...
How to Delete Photos from Facebook: A Step-by-Step Guide
Sometimes, once you've uploaded a photo to Facebook, you realize that you'd rather not have it on the social network...
How to See Who Follows You on Facebook
If you frequently worry about your Facebook privacy, you might wonder exactly who can see your profile. Here's how to...
Facebook’s Nearby Friends Tool Is Still Around—And Can Still Track You
Here's how to get your privacy back.
10 Online Scams You Need to Be Aware of—And How to Avoid Them
Swindlers may be following your every tweet and post, looking for a chance to fleece you. Here’s how to confound...
13 Ways Hackers Get You When You Travel
An expert reveals the surprising ways you're more vulnerable to identity theft when you travel—and how to protect yourself.
Anonymous Texting: How to Hide Your Phone Number When Sending Texts
Bet you never even knew this was an option.
This Is How “Find My iPhone” Can Make You a Target for Scammers
Find out how to keep those hackers out.
MetLife Defender Q&A: How to Stay Safe Online
The technology and cybersecurity team answers reader-submitted questions.
3 Ways to Avoid Identity Theft
Your personal online info could be leaking right into identity thieves' hands. Here's how to keep yourself secure.