Cautionary tales from the social-networking universe
Ah, social networking. It’s become the fabric of today’s Internet generation. Don’t have a Twitter account? Heavens, even Sen. John McCain has a Twitter account. Signed up with Facebook? Only losers don’t have a Facebook account. MySpace? Not bad, but it’s so five minutes ago.
But as lovely as social networking may be, there are a few problems. One of the biggest appears to be that you can kiss your privacy good-bye.
Now, I’m not talking about the predilection of some people to share intimate details about themselves on social networking sites. I’m actually referring to the other things that might help contribute to your financial ruin.