Secure Women is raising awareness about how oversharing on social media attracts scammers. Scamming is a complex endeavor, criminals case their target, gathering information in order to create the most convincing of cons. By sharing details, such as being real-time on vacation, announcing the death of a loved one, or even posting about a child's birthday gives scammers critical information. By oversharing, you can put yourself, your family and friends at risk of financial predators. What once was common place to post has become the tools of criminals to use against you. Think before you post to social media. If you want some help determining whether you overshare, this article may be of use. Social safely!
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