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The old phone books used to have your name, address and phone number. That was all we really had back then, but we didn't really worry about it.

I post most all my information. I don't care who see it. I'm too ugly to stalk anyway.
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Many freak out over their bank account number, while they have been publishing it to everyone they've written a check to for decades.
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Good reason to use online bill pay, I haven't written a check in decades. Let the scammers mess with Wells Fargo if they want to.
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Good reason to use online bill pay, I haven't written a check in decades. Let the scammers mess with Wells Fargo if they want to.
The scammers are actually having a tough time getting through the bank's firewalls. It happens, but infrequently compared to how easy it is to infect your home computer with a keystroke logger and steal your internet banking password. Goggle the Zeus virus. The odds are that it's on your computer right now and anti-virus is completely ineffective in finding it.
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If you want to see how much of your personal info is out there take a look at Spokeo People Search | White Pages | Find People.
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I put in my gmail user name and spokeo showed all the sites with which i used it! I wonder if you delete a user name if that data stays on spokeo?
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