The Internet is an amazing resource and it should be apparent to all that it is here to stay.

As the internet and social media become a greater part of our lives, keeping safe online has never been more important. People are spending more and more time online.

Along with all of the good the Internet provides, it also provides a medium for scammer, identity thieves, and other predators. This certainly shouldn't scare you away from using the Internet, but while doing so, you should be aware of the risks.

Here are top 10 effective tips for staying safe online.

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