Sunday, May 17, 2020

Dangers of posting personal information on social media

Remember what users do now on Facebook. You hold yourself busy with your family and friends, but still, create a brand name and reputation. You connect to the public with whom you choose to communicate. If you aren't present, it's almost a disadvantage.
-Mark Zuckerberg, Co-founder, and CEO of Facebook

The internet, especially social media like Facebook, is a lifeline for lonely senior citizens. Yet this popular social networking site has advantages and drawbacks. On the one hand, the social network helped older adults remain engaged and even locate dates and relationships for their families and friends. In comparison, you might be open to scammers if you reveal a little too much.