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IDG Contributor Network: 3 ways you can sell your own personal data

Discussion in 'Network World' started by RSS, Nov 2, 2015.

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    It's not just the lowlifes and thieves making money from stolen data; you might be able to make a few bucks selling your own personal data, too.

    Now, I'm not suggesting you place an ad for your Personally Identifiable Information (PII) on Craigslist, but there are actually outlets that will let you, or plan to let you, sell some of your data. It's used for marketing.

    Personal data marketplace

    One such company is the U.S.-based Datacoup, which says it lets you connect your apps and services via APIs in order to sell data. Datacoup pitches itself as the world's first personal data marketplace.

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