Our smartphones and tablets are quickly becoming a treasure trove of data for identity theft, client data, and access to our various online lives. Back when a cell phone was just a phone, the worst you could expect to lose were your phone numbers. Today, the stakes are raised.
This guide from AddictiveTips.com provides helpful information on ways to protect your information and locate your phone should it go missing. This is one of those articles that can help everyone these days, so feel free to share it with your clients with a “just thinking of you” note. We’re certain they will appreciate the heads-up:
Lost Phones & Personal Information: Precautions & Recovery
Here’s a sample email message you might send with the above link:
Hi [Contact Name],
Just thinking about how much we all rely on our iPhones, BlackBerries, and Android devices these days. Thought you might find this article on keeping your data safe helpful:
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