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Why You Should Not Post Everything about Yourself Online

Why You Should Not Post Everything about Yourself Online

Dave, a gifted clairvoyant, randomly picks persons from the street and pretends to be a psychic. He tells each person about things that have happened in their lives. Each person is impressed and really though he was a psychic because, he was able to provide them with a lot of information about themselves that they though this stranger would not know.

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So, how was Dave able to provide these people, which he has never met before, with so much information? Many persons’ guess would be that he is a true psychic but, is he really. Watch the YouTube video below and find out.

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From watching the video, the information that Dave was able to provide to these people were taken from their Twitter and Facebook posts. This is information that these persons have posted and shared with their friends online. By now, you should know that Dave is no psychic.

Do not post everything about yourself online using social networking websites. If you do, you are making your entire life available online. All that information can be used against you by scammers and other cybercriminals. Do not post information that persons can use to locate and track you.

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Why You Should Not Post Everything about Yourself Online