How do I keep my personal information private?

Your personal information is valuable so stop and think before sharing it with anyone. Cybercriminals use all kinds of tricks to disguise their true identity and get you to hand over your personal information or money. You should always verify the identity of the person you’re dealing with through an independent source, such as a phone book or online search. Don’t ever use the contact details provided by the caller or in the message they sent to you. Get more tips on how to keep your information safe online.