Be Smart Online

The internet makes many everyday tasks faster and more convenient, like shopping, researching products, banking, searching for health information, and communicating on the go. Get tips for being safe and making the most of your time online.

Shopping Online

Tips you can use to help ensure hassle-free online shopping

Cookies: Leaving a Trail on the Web

A Q&A about cookies, which allow companies to track your online behavior

Understanding Mobile Apps

Questions to consider before you download mobile apps

Tips for Using Public Wi-Fi Networks

Tips for protecting your personal information when using public Wi-Fi hotspots 

Comparing Products Online

Tips to help you avoid spending more than you have to – or responding to a bogus offer posted by a scammer

Shopping Online Infographic

Tips to get a great product at a great price when you shop online

Investing Online

Signs that an online investment opportunity might be a scam

Buying Health Products and Services Online

Tips for researching health issues online

Shopping for High-Speed Internet Service

Things to consider and questions to ask before signing up with an internet service provider