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Are You Oversharing in Back-to-School Social Posts?

When posting or sending information online, you may want to consider how much information you feel comfortable sharing.

“Back-to-school” is here and to commemorate this time of year, many parents will be posting pictures on social media of their child holding a chalkboard or sign with details about their exciting first day back, including:

–   The child’s name

–   The name of the child’s teacher

–   The name of the school the child attends

–   The child’s height

–   The child’s interests, favorite food, colors, etc.

While it’s wonderful to be able to share updates with friends and family, it is also a good idea to be aware of just how much information you share on social media, and with whom, in order to keep the information you post private & secure. Lookout offers tips to protect your (and your children’s) personal information online this back-to-school season.

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