Using a Disposable Email Address

Whenever contacting a data broker, Optery highly recommends using a disposable email address, and NOT using your own primary email address.

Data Privacy Double Agents – Can We Trust OneRep, HelloPrivacy, DataSeal and BrandYourself?

OneRep, HelloPrivacy, DataSeal, and BrandYourself prey or have preyed on the naĂŻvetĂ© of consumers by partnering with data brokers through co-marketing, co-selling, and affiliate relationships – and in some cases, even also simultaneously run or ran data broker web sites. If you’re seeking privacy services, we recommend avoiding data privacy Double Agents, unless you want to fund the very data brokers you’re trying to be removed from.

Online Dating Privacy and Safety

When we started Optery, we thought about all the reasons why people wanted to protect their information and remove it from the web. And the places that we started with was things like preventing identity theft, preventing fraud, preventing phishing attacks, preventing doxing.And to be honest, I never considered that we would be helping people with their online dating activities.

Online Dating Privacy Concerns

When you start online dating, you have choices as to how much information that you can reveal on those sites. Be aware of what information a bad actor can find in a data broker site and potentially find out where you live, your phone number, and other sensitive personal information.

7 Reasons Why Cybersecurity is Important in 2022

Today you’re going to learn 7 reasons why cybersecurity is important. From espionage and nuclear threats to natural disasters and physical attacks – cybersecurity affects them all. So if you want to know why cybersecurity is essential in the coming years, then you’ll love this post. Let’s dive right in.

Staying Private When Online Dating

It’s very simple using these People Search Data Broker sites to find out your phone number and then all of a sudden you’re getting unwanted text messages or even phone calls.

Staying Safe When Online Dating

After we started Optery, what was surprising is we were getting messages from people saying, “Hey, I do online dating. And the thing that I’m most concerned with is I don’t want my age out there.”

Web browsing privacy

Web Browsing Privacy | Everything You Need to Know in 2022

This is a complete guide to web browsing privacy in 2022. So if you want to protect your private information, see less targeted ads, and hide your online activity, then you’ll love the actionable tips in this new guide.

How Data Brokers Manipulate You

What People Search Sites are really good at is stoking people’s psychology. They have all of these devices that have been built up over decades through trial and error that are are designed to get people to take the next step, to garner more curiosity, to get them to complete a form or to get them to hand over their credit card.