As you create an account

As you create an account on Facebook, be careful about all the personal information you volunteer during the registration process.

Facebook only needs your name and a (fake) birthday.

Do NOT use the same password you use for your e-mail or other sensitive online accounts.  If your Facebook account is compromised, you do not want a hacker owning a password that’s used in multiple places.

As you create an account on Facebook, be careful about all the personal information you volunteer during the registration process.

Facebook only needs your name and a (fake) birthday.

Do NOT use the same password you use for your e-mail or other sensitive online accounts.  If your Facebook account is compromised, you do not want a hacker owning a password that’s used in multiple places.

Be selective about who you invite — and approve — to be your friends.   Be very careful about the information you enter in your profile (your friends already know; Other people don’t need to know).

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