NextAdvisor Blog - Technology

What Should You Look for When Reading Terms and Conditions?

Reading terms and conditions can be hard. To help, we're listing all of the keywords you should look for when skimming these massive documents.
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Facebook is Partnering with Banks: Here’s What We Know

Following a story from The Wall Street Journal, the public learned that Facebook is partnering with banks. In this post, we detail what you need to know.
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The Internet of Trash: What Current IoT Industry Practices Mean for Consumers

Learn about the IoT industry and how modern IoT practices affect you as a consumer, as well as the security of your devices and information.
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Data Breach Roundup: Venmo Data Leaked, Voter Data Exposed and LabCorp Hacked

Last week, we learned that Venmo data leaked publicly, RoboCent exposed voter data and LabCorp was hacked. We explore how these breaches impact you.
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Data Breaches vs. Data Leaks: What’s the Difference?

What's the difference between data leaks and data breaches? We dig into these two types of cybersecurity incidents and explain how they impact you.
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Data Breach Roundup: Macy’s, Timehop and Polar Fitness Reveal Consumers’ Data

We dig into three major breaches affecting Macy's, Timehop and Polar Fitness. Learn how each of these breaches might impact you.
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What Should You Do If Someone Posts False Information About You Online?

An online presence is a given these days, but what should you do if someone posts false information about you? Here's what you can do.
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Data Breach Roundup: What to Know About the Recent Facebook and Exactis Data Leaks

Last week, two major data breaches were discovered, including one from Facebook and another from the mysterious data broker Exactis.
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Browser Fingerprinting and Online Privacy: What You Need to Know

If you've been browsing the web, you may have been tracked through browser fingerprinting. We explain how it impacts your online privacy.
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5 Travel Scams to Avoid on Your Summer Getaway

Traveling and scams often go hand-in-hand. That's why we're explaining some travel scams you should be on the lookout for as you embark on an adventure.
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