The Personal Cyber Security Blog
Privacy and security tips, updates on the business, and anything related to digital privacy and security from My Data Removal.
Best Anonymous Payment Methods
March 14, 2023 / My Data Removal Staff
Cash is great, but you can’t use it everywhere. Learn what other payment methods exist to protect your anonymity and privacy: prepaid cards, masked cards, gift cards, and crypto.
Understanding U.S. Data Privacy Laws
Jan. 19, 2023 / My Data Removal Staff
It can be hard to understand what rights individuals have about their privacy. Learn what laws exist (and what ones don’t) in the United States so that you can better navigate the digital world and know how to protect yourself.
Data Privacy Week 2023
Jan. 4, 2023 / My Data Removal Staff
Data Privacy Week: Learn what it is and how to get involved. It’s time to start paying more attention to the privacy of your data. Learn how to protect your data.
What alternatives to IDX are out there?
Jan. 2, 2023 / My Data Removal Staff
Are you looking for alternatives to IDX Privacy, IDX Complete, or IDX Identity? Find the alternatives to IDX consumer plans. Learn what other services make sense and what you can DIY.
Do you have a plan for safe online shopping this holiday season?
Nov. 21, 2022 / My Data Removal Staff
Cyber Monday, Black Friday, and online shopping around the holidays are a great opportunity for hackers and scammers. Learn how to protect yourself.
What is open source software and why should you care?
Oct. 17, 2022 / My Data Removal Staff
The advantages and disadvantages of open source software vs closed source software. Examples of open source and closed source software
Free Laptop Encryption Software, a Bitlocker Alternative
Aug. 30, 2022 / My Data Removal Staff
A how-to guide to encrypt files on Mac, Windows, or Linux. Free encryption software for full-disk encryption or just encrypting specific files or folders.
Who Needs a PMB, CMRA, or PO Box? How to Hide Your Home Address
Aug. 23, 2022 / My Data Removal Staff
Learn how you can hide your address and protect your personal information by using a PO Box or professional mail box.