Don’t let news about internet risks deter you from taking full advantage of its benefits! The web is such an amazing and useful resource for connecting with friends and family, shopping, banking, catching up on current events, and getting help in a myriad of ways. Let AARP’s Protecting Yourself Online For Dummies arm you with the information you need to use the internet with confidence. You’ll learn:
How and why risks can occur
Steps to protect yourself from identity theft, fraud, and e-mail scams
Expert tips for creating strong passwords and storing them safely
Information you need to keep your online banking and shopping accounts safe
By reading this guide and following a few safety precautions, you can be confident and risk-free as you enjoy a connected, digital life online!
Nancy C. Muir is the author of more than 50 technology books, including several bestsellers on Office PowerPoint. She has worked as a trainer and university instructor, and she has a certificate in distance learning design.