In the ambiance of internet where your personal data is the currency in digital economy there are also
some benefits as well as disadvantages.
Here we are discussing the same
Special offers: When we got at a mall or we order a domino’s pizza. The information such as our address,
cellphone number, etc. are kept in their record and whenever they come up with the new offers or have
discounts they message you. That way you can grab great service and avail the offers.
Shopping and ordering food:
Uber eats, zomato and swiggy!
You get your food delivered at your doorstep which you order online.
You purchase that perfect red tunic for your girlfriend online. Everything reaches at your doorstep. You
can give cash on delivery or you can do credit or debit card transactions.
This way you share your personal details like email, phone number and address.
Free or less costly content on internet :
Though the personal detail is shared the revenue of the advertising agencies and websites is generated
by the advertisement too. Just like commercial help fund TV shows.
Finding family or friends :
If some of our relatives are shifted long back to some other country or somewhere. We can get to know
by churning out the online directories and locate their current location.
These are some ways sharing personal details could be beneficial.
Still, remember that your personal data is the currency.