BBB Encourages Digital Spring Cleaning

April 19, 2017

Columbus, OH - Saturday, April 22nd, is Secure Your ID Day. Better Business Bureau and the National Cyber Security Alliance urge consumers interested in cleaning-up their online life to follow a simple four week timeline.

The timeline, involving deleting and organizing information on both your computer and cell phone, is an important way to not only stay organized, but to protect and maintain your online presence.

For the detailed plan and a downloadable checklist, click here.

For more consumer tips on digital safety, check out the National Cyber Security Alliance at Businesses can do a cyber safety check-up with BBB’s “5 Steps to Better Business Cybersecurity” at

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