Privacy For Sale: How Big Brother And Others Are Selling Your Private Secrets For Profit

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If you think that your life is nobody's business but your own, you'd better think again. Your life is a business, but a lot of other people are profiting from it. What legal rights to privacy do you as an American have anymore? In Privacy for Sale, Michael Chesbro gives you a practical understanding of the legal rights guaranteed to you by federal law and teaches you tried-and-tested techniques for keeping privacy profiteers and potential ID thieves away from your financial records, telephone communications, ...
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Overview

If you think that your life is nobody's business but your own, you'd better think again. Your life is a business, but a lot of other people are profiting from it. What legal rights to privacy do you as an American have anymore? In Privacy for Sale, Michael Chesbro gives you a practical understanding of the legal rights guaranteed to you by federal law and teaches you tried-and-tested techniques for keeping privacy profiteers and potential ID thieves away from your financial records, telephone communications, personnel files, personal buying practices and more. Find out the very few occasions when you must legally furnish your Social Security number (there are fewer than you think). Find out the best way to say no to agencies and individuals who tell you that you must divulge sensitive personal information to secure a credit card, check out a book or video or see a doctor. Discover what legal rights you have if you are in the military or the object of a police investigation. Want to know the things you should never pay for by check or credit card? They're all in here. Finally, master the 15 easy-to-follow steps that will ensure a more private life for anyone.
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  • ISBN-13: 9781581600339
  • Publisher: Paladin Press
  • Publication date: 7/1/1999
  • Pages: 184
  • Product dimensions: 5.58 (w) x 8.48 (h) x 0.34 (d)

Table of Contents

Chapter 1 - Your Right of Privacy
Chapter 2 - Protecting the Privacy of Your Social Security Number
Chapter 3 - Protecting Your Credit Privacy
Chapter 4 - Protecting Your Financial Privacy
Chapter 5 - Protecting Your Medical Privacy
Chapter 6 - Protecting Your E-Mail Privacy
Chapter 7 - Protecting the Disclosure of Your Information
Chapter 8 - Protecting Your Freedom of Information
Chapter 9 - Protecting Your Privacy in the Mail
Chapter 10 - Protecting Your Telephone Privacy
Chapter 11 - Protecting the Privacy of Your Home
Chapter 12 - Protecting Your Privacy in the Workplace
Chapter 13 - Protecting Your Privacy in the Military
Chapter 14 - Protecting Your Privacy When Confronted by the Police
Chapter 15 - The Reality of Privacy Activism
Chapter 16 - 15 Steps to Privacy
Appendix A Table of Cases, Laws, and Regulations Cited
Appendix B Privacy Information Resources
Appendix C Federal Legislation Relating to Privacy
Appendix D The Privacy Act of 1974 and Amendments (as of January 2, 1991)
Appendix E The Video Privacy Protection Ace (Bork Bill) (as of April 1993)
Bibliography
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  • Anonymous

    Posted December 26, 2000

    Must read for those wanting to secure their privacy

    An insightful book that anybody who desires to learn more about privacy awareness should read. Chesbro gives 15 useful guidelines that will increase your knowledge of how to protect and safeguard your privacy. Strongest part of book is chapter on e-mail privacy.

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