Tools: Community Chat, Community Platforms, Community Forums

Freeze Your Credit Reports


Opt out of Advertising

Data & Marketing Association
Network of Advertising Initiative

Opt out of Catalogs and Coupons

Retail Me Not (formerly Red Plum)

Opt out of Unsolicited Credit and Insurance Offers


Password Management

Passbolt (free)
Free, open source, self-hosted, extensible, OpenPGP based; cloud or device-based.


Abine Blur (free and paid options)
Security for passwords, payments, and privacy.

Account Killer (free)
Provides tutorials, links, and automatic unsubscribing for hundreds of different services with hard-to-close accounts.

Anonymouse (free and paid)
Web-based. Visit websites anonymously to protect your privacy and data. I’ve been using them since the 1990s! Offers a free portal and a paid portal, as well as a VPN, and a free portal to send anonymous email.

Crypto Party (free resource)
CryptoParty is a decentralized movement with events happening all over the world. The goal is to pass on knowledge about protecting yourself in the digital space. This can include encrypted communication, preventing being tracked while browsing the web, and general security advice regarding computers and smartphones.

Dark Patterns (free resource)
Dark Patterns are tricks used in websites and apps that make you do things that you didn’t mean to, like buying or signing up for something. The purpose of this site is to spread awareness and to shame companies that use them.

Delete Me (paid)
Removes your personal information from data brokers on the internet.

Disconnect (free and paid)

Free tracking protection for your desktop and mobile browsers. One time payment accounts receive full tracking protection on mobile devices and yearly paid accounts receive full tracking protection and VPN service.

EFF: Privacy (free resource)

Frontpage – Terms of Service; Didn’t Read (free resource)

HiddenVM (free)
Use any desktop OS without leaving a trace.

HTTPS Everywhere (free)

Krebs on Security (free resource)

One Time Dead Drop (free)
Need to send some data securely? Password? Love Note? Haiku? This is the place.

One Time Secret (free)
Paste a password, secret message or private link below. Keep sensitive info out of your email and chat logs.Using a link means the recipient can only access the info once; using a password means the recipient can access it multiple times.

Psiphon (free)
Uncensored internet access for Windows and Mobile.

Simple Opt Out (free)
This site makes it easier to opt out of data sharing by 50+ companies and provides suggestions for how to opt-out with other companies.

UBlock Origin (free)

Usable Privacy  (free resource)

VPN via (donationware)