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Whether you’re accessing the internet from the comfort of your living room or 30,000 feet in the air, you want what you’re doing online to have protection. That goes for shopping, banking, and just having fun. Learn how to do just that.

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What is the dark web and how does it work?
The dark web is a hidden part of the internet that can only be accessed using the right tools—learn what it is and how to get there.
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How to use Apple Pay online and in stores
Read on to learn how to use Apple Pay online, in stores, through apps, and at gas pumps using different Apple devices.
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13 common Craigslist scams in 2024 and how to avoid them
Explore common Craigslist scams and learn how to safeguard your identity online. This guide offers insights and practical tips for a safer online experience.
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Can your identity be stolen with only a name and address?
We’re answering the question if criminals can steal your identity with just your name and address? Plus learn a few tips to help protect yourself. or.
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What is the dark web and how does it work?
The dark web is a hidden part of the internet that can only be accessed using the right tools—learn what it is and how to get there.
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How to use Apple Pay online and in stores
Read on to learn how to use Apple Pay online, in stores, through apps, and at gas pumps using different Apple devices.
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17 Facebook Marketplace scams to avoid in 2024
Learn about some of the most common Facebook Marketplace scams that you can run into and tips for spotting and avoiding them.
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13 Cash App Scams + Tips to Avoid
Scammers have taken advantage of Cash App’s convenience by developing many Cash App scams to get your money. Read this post to learn how to avoid them.
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11 Common Zelle scams + signs to look for
Zelle is a quick way to transfer and receive money. Scammers take advantage of its convenience to steal from victims. Learn more about Zelle scams here.
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Making a secure digital home for Safer Internet Day
Here are our top online safety and identity tips for your family this Safer Internet Day.
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Publishers Clearing House scams: Signs and tips to avoid them
Cybercriminals use Publishers Clearing House scams to trick people into sending money or disclosing personal information. Here’s how you can avoid PCH scams.
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5 Medicare scams to avoid in 2024
Learn about the most common Medicare scams out there. With some preparation and knowledge, you can reduce your risk of being taken advantage of.
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Brushing scams: How to identify them and protect your identity
Identity thieves and cybercriminals value your identity. They can profit from your personal information by committing identity fraud — to open credit card accounts, obtain loans, and more — all in your name. Learn how to spot and help protect against identity theft.
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Watch out for these top 5 elder scams
Discover insights on common elder scams, including how they work and ways to avoid them, ensuring safety and peace of mind online.
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10 Snapchat scams and how to prevent them [2024]
Snapchat scams can end in hurt feelings, identity theft, or stolen money. Read on to learn how to protect yourself against social media attacks in 2024.
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13 common Craigslist scams in 2024 and how to avoid them
Explore common Craigslist scams and learn how to safeguard your identity online. This guide offers insights and practical tips for a safer online experience.
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Your social media account has been hijacked. Now what?
Social media account takeovers are on the rise. For many victims, having their account hacked is just the start of a series of problems that can extend to their friends and followers. Here’s how to spot the danger signs and keep your accounts locked down.
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Are digital wallets safe? Here’s what you can do to make them safer
To Accept or Decline? Here are a few reasons it's generally a bad idea to answer a call from an unknown number. Plus, when to make an exception.
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Q&A: What's the safest way to pay a bill online while traveling?
A virtual private network can help you pay bills securely when traveling. Plus, you have other fairly safe ways to pay that bill — even if you don't have a VPN.
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Is identity theft a risk during the holidays?
We’re answering your questions about how to help protect yourself from identity theft during the holiday, plus we’re sharing tips and signs to look out for.
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Delayed at the airport for the holidays? Avoid doing these 6 security mistakes
It’s possible that you might spend part of your holiday snowed in at an airport. The internet can be a big help when dealing with delays, but be smart about the online risks that come with the busy travel season.
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A dark side of job hunting? Read three job application scams to watch out for.
You have enough to deal with when you’re navigating toward your next job. Read these three tales of real job scams to help you avoid problems along the way.
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Wire transfer scams: How to spot this age-old scam
Wire transfer scams coax unsuspecting people into sending money to criminals. Learn how to protect yourself from several common types of wire transfer scams.
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Can your identity be stolen with only a name and address?
We’re answering the question if criminals can steal your identity with just your name and address? Plus learn a few tips to help protect yourself. or.
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Online safety advice parents should share with their kids
So you’ve got a young person ready to go out into the world? Don’t miss these tips you can pass on to help them stay cybersafe.
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Brushing scams: what are those mysterious Amazon packages at your door?
Brushing scams can boost businesses with fake reviews. They may also signal your personal information is at risk.
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Rental scams: What they are and how to spot them
Rental scams can be daunting but don't swear off real estate websites just yet. Learn how to spot a rental scam and safely search for your next property.
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Netflix Email Scam Targets 110 Million Subscribers: Here's What to Do
Learn how to help protect yourself against the Netflix phishing scam and others.
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Password security + 10 password safety tips
Complete guide to password security: Learn to create strong passwords, importance of security, hacking methods & top tips for Cyber Safe living.
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5 IRS scams to watch out for in tax season
Tax season brings out scammers. Here’s what you can do to help protect against tax-related scams.
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6 back-to-school scams and how to avoid them
Back-to-school scams vary. Here are some common back-to-school scams, how they work, and how students and parents can help avoid them.
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Elderly scams: Scammers target seniors, and tech makes it easier
Elderly scams target senior citizens, with the goal of scamming the elderly out of the money they’ve saved. The internet, online banking, and social media can fuel such scams. Here’s help.
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Charity scams: 9 tips to help avoid fakes
The opportunity for fake-charity scams is high, with so many people in need due to COVID-19.
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‘It's easy to stay safe online’ with these 4 steps (plus 1)
Here are the four key steps with easy action items, plus a bonus task to help you protect yourself from identity theft this year.
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Ways to avoid identity theft + ID theft statistics for 2022
This comprehensive identity theft protection guide overviews ways to avoid identity theft, types of identity theft, as well as identity theft statistics.
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Social Media Identity Theft: How to Protect Yourself
Whether you’re accessing the internet from the comfort of your living room or 30,000 feet in the air, you want what you’re doing online to have protection. That goes for shopping, banking, and just having fun. Learn how to do just that.
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5 Ways to Help Protect Your Personal Information Online
Learn more about how to help protect your personal information online with these 5 simple tips from LifeLock.
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13 Census Scams to Watch Out For in 2020 and How to Avoid Them
Scammers are taking advantage of the 2020 U.S. census to steal personal information. Here’s what you need to know.
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15 Tips for Safer Online Shopping
Scammers can suck the joy out of holiday online shopping. Check out our safety tips so you can help avoid becoming their latest victim.
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Is a Password Manager Right for You?
A password manager is a good choice for many folks to manage their online accounts. But how do you know if one's right for you?
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Encryption What You Need to Know
Encryption helps keep you safe while doing things like browsing the Web, shopping online, and reading email on your computer or mobile device. Here's how.
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Scams
Whether you’re online or on your phone, criminals are there, too. They want to trick you into giving them money or personal information. Avoid being a victim. Get tips and information to help you fight back and stay safer.
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Passwords & Encryption
Do you have a strong and unique password for each of your online accounts? You should. And how do you help ensure that the passwords and other information you’re sharing online remain as secure as possible?
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Identity Theft Resources
Learn how to help protect against and recover from identity theft, whether you’re at home or on the road.
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Read our expert tips and advice to help protect yourself from identity theft. Learn about data breaches, fraud, credit, and internet security from the pros at LifeLock by Norton.
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Disclaimer: The content on this site is meant to provide general educational information to consumers. The topics covered in particular articles do not necessarily reflect whether a certain type of crime, fraud, or threat may be covered by the Norton and/or LifeLock offerings. Remember that no one can prevent all identity theft or cybercrime, and that LifeLock does not monitor all transactions at all businesses. Please review complete Terms during enrollment or setup.

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