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Staying Safe Online

Here are 5 tips for Staying Safe on Help Yourself:

1 Always question why you are being asked for personal information, why it is needed and what it will be used for and if in doubt don’t provide it
2 If you're uncertain about an organisation look for more information about them and their people. If you are still unsure, carry out a web search to see if there is any information or comments about them on other websites 
3 Keep your computer anti-virus software up to date and install software updates
4 Don't use public Wi-Fi to transfer personal information
5 If something sounds too good to be true it probably is - Trust your instincts when accessing websites

   

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