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Published: 16Feb2022

Cartoon caption: Of course I value my privacy ... that's why I only share my personal information with 700 of my closest friends!

Do you trust 700 of your friends?

Share information with those who need to know. Do 700 people really need to know? Realize that when you put personal information in an email, or on social media, you may easily be sharing it with more people than you would want to..

Illustration provided by: The Office of the Privacy Commissioner of Canada


Cartoon caption: Did you see some boxes of confidential personal information? I left them on the floor right beside my desk!

Properly store and dispose of confidential information.

Be careful of how you store or dispose of confidential documents to avoid privacy breaches. Your information can be more valuable than you suspect, so you wouldn't want them to land in the wrong hands.

Person throwing away what seems to be papers in a garbage bin.

Illustration provided by: The Office of the Privacy Commissioner of Canada


Cartoon caption: If only I could get frequent flyer miles for the travels of my personal information!

Personal information travels worldwide!

Be careful in how and with who you share your personal information.

Person viewing a world map

Illustration provided by: The Office of the Privacy Commissioner of Canada

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