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How protected are you online?

Did you know that colleges and future employers check out your Facebook page, your Twitter, and even your Tumblr accounts before making a decision to admit or hire you?

Make sure that your online presence reflects what you’d want them to see.

These are some resources that can help you stay safe, protect your privacy, and help you convey the image that you want online.

  Protect the Image

Online Reputation Management – Everything you wanted to know about your online image… and some of what you didn’t.

 Teens, Social Media, and Privacy –  Study by the PEW Research Internet Project about managing your online reputation.

Protect the Identity

Identity Theft Center – Everything you ever wanted to know about protecting your identity… and some of what you didn’t.

Identity Theft Tip Sheet – Tips and tricks to protect your identity.