Is Your Google Account Hacked?
Take a 60-second Google security check
The memory of a caller from my nationwide radio show lingers—a person seeking advice because their sibling fell victim to a $450,000 scam.
Misplaced trust led them astray, a situation not unique by any means. Often, individuals remain oblivious to being deceived until it’s too late.
Then, signs began to emerge. Perhaps you’ve dispatched a series of gift card codes or detected unfamiliar emails in your sent folder.
In more dire circumstances, you might receive a notification about a loan applied for under your name. Valuable advice: This is why it’s essential to obtain your complimentary annual credit report.
Equally important is ensuring the security of your Google account. A mere minute is all it takes to reveal who has access to your account. Optimistically, the sole possessor is you.
how to uncover digital indicators indicating unauthorized access to your account.
However, the utility of this advice extends beyond just
s; it’s also effective for identifying potential intruders.
Suspect a friend or family member is prying into your Google or Gmail account? Let’s uncover their tracks.