In this post, we’ll cover what MashPanel is and Step-by-Step instructions on How to Opt Out of MashPanel.
What is MashPanel?
MashPanel.com is a people search website that provides information about individuals and businesses. The website collects personal information from social media websites, blogs, and public records. Personal details like addresses, and phone numbers are easily accessible on the MashPanel website.
In addition, people can purchase data collected by MashPanel. If you are unaware that MashPanel is collecting data about you, you might be at risk of having your information sold to others without your knowledge. You can take steps to protect yourself and your personal information from MashPanel by following Step-by-Step instructions on How to Opt Out of MashPanel.
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Currently, there are three ways to remove your personal information from data broker sites like MashPanel:
- Sign up for Optery's automated opt out and data deletion service. Our service will monitor and remove your profile from dozens of data brokers on an ongoing basis. Click here to sign up and get started with a free account and to learn about our automated service plans.
- Remove your personal information from MashPanel by following the steps outlined below. Optery provides guides with step-by-step opt out instructions for many other data brokers here.
- If you are a resident of California, you can opt out of data broker sites that follow the California Consumer Privacy Act (CCPA) law. Click here to review Instructions for submitting a CCPA Data Deletion Request.
How do I Opt Out of MashPanel Manually?
- Go to http://www.mashpanel.com/, enter your first and last name, and click Search.
- If no results are found after your initial search, you will be asked to enter your first and last name and the state you live in. Once you have entered the information, click the Search button.
- Locate your profile from the search results and click on your name.
- A new webpage with your detailed profile will appear. Click the Delete button to remove your personal information.
- A security question is asked in order to verify your removal request. Enter the answer to the question in the field provided and then click Submit.
- A removal request notification will inform you that your listing will be permanently deleted within two weeks from the MashPanel website.
Congratulations on completing your opt-out!
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