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Payment Apps Collect and Share Your Data — Here's How to Lock Them Down

Mobile payment apps, like Venmo, Cash App, and PayPal Mobile Cash, offer users real value and convenience, but they also extract a serious, and often hidden, privacy toll. Unfortunately, there's only so much you can do about it, but we’re here to show you how you *can* lock ‘em down. Plus we deep-dive into different ways you can keep your private information private by hiding your iPhone's name, stopping your cell provider from sharing (some of) your data, and more.

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Payment Apps Collect and Share Your Data — Here's How to Lock Them Down
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    Taking control of your personal data

    Payment apps collect and share your data. Here's how to lock them down.

    Payment apps collect and share your data. Here's how to lock them down.

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    "Venmo is the worst player here."

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