Facebook revealed last week that hackers got access to the sensitive personal information of as many as 30 million users, causing many to rush to delete their accounts and protect it from any further breaches.
But Facebook is definitely not the only website on the Internet that has a chock-full of data stored on you.
Even if you were one of the lucky Facebook accounts to be spared (you can check if you were affected here), it’s possible that any of the other major websites, apps, and services – Amazon, Apple, Google, even Snapchat – could be next.
The only way to ensure your sensitive data can’t be compromised is by removing your information from the Internet entirely. In other words, if you’re really worried about protecting your data from any future hacks…now is the time to delete your account.
Here’s how to delete your accounts for many of the major websites, apps, and services:
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