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Privacy Paradox: Americans Happy to Share Personal Data With Big Business

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Data-privacy paradox

The key finding: People will allow access to personal data if they get clear benefits in return.

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It's official: Americans may freak out when government collects their data to track terrorists, but they would happily have banks use it to catch some jerk trying to hack into their accounts.

From Bloomberg Businessweek
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