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Is your wearable device tracking more than just your fitness?

Fitness trackers are a popular way to stay fit and active for Canadians of all ages. These devices and the apps they pair with are great at helping us stay mindful when it comes to our health, fitness, sleep patterns and so much more. To be effective, these tools often collect information about us and […]

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Don’t fall victim to common social media scams

Many of us are familiar with phone scams offering free hotel stays or flights, but social media scam artists are becoming so savvy that you might not see them coming. What should be a safe place to network with friends and loved ones is an increasingly popular place for scammers to send ransomware, access personal […]

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Safe Online Shopping Tips

We’ve teamed up with Family Channel and The Next Step to help you and your family stay safe online. The article below, authored by Shelby Bain (Amy) from The Next Step, provides some tips to keep you safe when online shopping this holiday season. Also, check out this related video, featuring Shelby and Isaiah Peck […]

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Online Dating: 6 Tips for Maintaining Your Privacy and Personal Safety

Once upon a time, online dating had a certain nerdy stigma attached to it. Many a friend, even if they met someone great, would a craft story about how they met said partner in an effort to avoid one simple statement – “We met online.” Thankfully times have changed; online dating has become socially acceptable […]

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