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We have created a number of digital literacy and online safety resources in collaboration with our partners to help Canadians of all ages stay safe in our digital world.

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TELUS Wise online basics

Know someone who is new to using digital technology? Check out TELUS Wise online basics.

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Beware of ongoing scams and fake news

Fraudsters often strike in a time of crisis using global events and humanitarian causes to take advantage of digital citizens. Read on for #TELUSWise tips on…

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Embracing digital tech to keep seniors connected

Research shows that seniors are at the greatest risk of feeling disconnected due to the pandemic. We’ve listed a few simple benefits of getting online, some…

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How to talk with your kids about racism online

To help parents have a thoughtful conversation with their kids about racism in our digital world, we sat down with anti-racist educator, Dr. Janelle Brady, who…

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Survey of Canadian parents on their children's technology and online behaviours

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New research reveals what parents know about their kids’ digital lives

Parents play an important role in helping their kids learn positive online behaviours and become responsible digital citizens. But how much do parents really…

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Social media sextortion

Offenders are threatening to hack or are hacking Snapchat accounts to sextort teens — how to help keep your youth safe.

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How to talk with your kids about sexting

Sexting is a surprisingly common (yet risky) trend among youth today with 56% of youth reporting that they have sent a sext. Despite this, 49% of parents have…

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The 12 scams of the holidays

The spirit of the holidays is a time of giving for most but, for scammers, it is a time of taking. The Canadian Anti-Fraud Centre highlights the most popular…

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6 ways kids are making money online

Before the internet, if kids wanted to make money, they had to settle for newspaper routes, babysitting or retail jobs. But in the digital age, there are…

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Supporting seniors with digital literacy

While COVID-19 has impacted our society in more ways than we could imagine, a silver lining that has emerged is the increased use of technology among seniors…

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Tips to stay safe (and happy) while working from home

Working from home definitely has its perks - from being there to accept deliveries or to throw in a load of laundry, to enjoying a break with your dog to…

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Online safety tips

Follow these internet safety and privacy tips to protect yourself and your family.

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