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Data Privacy for Small Businesses

Whether your small business sells goods and services online, or you’re simply using your website to market to your customers, having a quality website privacy policy can build consumer trust and distinguish your business in a crowded online marketplace. This three-part series was written by Frances Henderson, CIPP, Director, National Privacy Initiatives with the Council of Better Business Bureaus, Inc. It originally appeared on the blog of the National Cyber Security Alliance (

Part 1: Does Your Privacy Policy Need A Tune-Up?

Part 2: Reviewing and Retooling Your Privacy Practices

Part 3: Keeping Privacy in Mind as You Grow Your Business