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Truth & Transparency Online

3 Reasons to Reconsider Shopping Browser Extensions

Everyone loves a bargain when shopping online, especially around the holidays. As you’re aware if you’re a savvy online shopper, shopping browser extensions can bring more of those bargains...

Ad Retargeting 101: Online Shopping In the COVID-19 Era

November is a busy month for online shopping — known around the world as the unofficial kickoff to the holiday purchasing season! In 2019, an estimated 190 million Americans...

How Constituent Data Tracking is Used to Influence Voters

What Is Constituent Data Tracking?  Who is influencing your opinions this election season?  Lots of industries collect and use consumer data — entertainment, news, healthcare, e-commerce — that’s certainly...

Why Does Digital Privacy Matter? I Have Nothing to Hide

Understanding Digital Privacy Sometimes our common sense fails us. We’re so wired for instant gratification that we risk digital privacy in favor of convenience.  Ever skip over Terms of...

Improve Your Company’s Privacy Efforts with Open Source Software

Many companies are realizing the importance of having an effective privacy and security strategy. These tactics not only help build consumer trust but can also serve to minimize risks...

Employee Monitoring: Sacrificing Privacy for Productivity

Variations of employee monitoring software have been around for quite some time. As technology has progressed, the breadth of these tools has expanded far beyond clocking-in and clocking-out. This...

Things to Look for in a Privacy Policy

Let’s be honest… most of us have read very few, if any, privacy policies. Even though sites and services are required to provide this information, we as consumers usually...