If we want any information, or if we want to find the answer to any question, we just miss ‘Google Dad’. In this age of the internet, everything from movies to banking is being searched on Google. However, sometimes this habit can get you into big trouble. Not every piece of information Google receives is completely accurate. In fact, fraudsters can empty our bank accounts by taking advantage of our habit of Google search. Today we are going to tell you about 5 things you should be careful about before searching on Google.
1. Google Customer Care Number Search
Searching for customer care numbers from any Google company should be avoided. It has been observed many times that the number that comes up in Google search is not of the company, but of the fraudsters. Calling this number means hitting the hip on your own foot. If you need a customer care number, always check the official website of the company.
Read more: Mute video before sending it to WhatsApp, no one will hear the voice
2. Check URLs related to banks
Properly verify its URL before visiting any banking website. Many times fraudsters create websites that look like banks. If you open that link and enter your details, consider the account empty. Apart from this, fake websites are also created in the name of government schemes.
3. Do not search for apps and software on Google
If you need an application or software on your phone, always download it from the Play Store. It has been found that many people download apps from Google that are not available in the Play Store. Such applications can steal your personal and financial data once downloaded to the phone.
Read more: Your Aadhaar card is not being misused? Learn sitting at home
4) Search for drugs and treatment
Many also search Google for treatments and medications for their ailments. The treatments and medications mentioned in Google should not do the right thing for you. Always consult a doctor if you have any disease. You may also suffer from the treatment provided by Google.
5. Don’t believe stock market advice
Many rich people find stock market tips and ways to become millionaires on Google in an effort to get rich quick. Some people get tips, they close their eyes and trust them. Investing money in this way can be a big loss for you.