Are You Getting Too Social Online?

By: Emma Kavanagh Can’t stop looking at Facebook updates to learn the latest from friends, family, celebrities and businesses? Can you hammer out 140-character messages in your sleep? Enjoy daydreaming about your hobbies while perusing pictures on Pinterest? Is keeping up with what’s happening with friends via Google+ your new favorite pastime? If you answered … Read moreAre You Getting Too Social Online?

Dangers of Social Media to Online Consumers

Identity Theft

By: Emma Kavanagh Social media is a great form of communication. However, it also opens you up to a lot of dangers. With so many possible threats, it’s important to know what can happen when you use social media regularly. Image via Flickr by IntelFreePress Approximately 9 million people get their identity stolen each year. While … Read moreDangers of Social Media to Online Consumers

What to Share Using Social Media, and Social Media Etiquette

When using social media, there are general etiquette tips you should follow. Just like in real-life, you don’t want to become known as that jerk who just doesn’t have a filter. Instead, follow these tips, and you’ll understand how to properly use social media accounts.   Too Much Information Shouldn’t Be Shared Have you ever … Read moreWhat to Share Using Social Media, and Social Media Etiquette