5 Simple Ways to Make Your Gmail Inbox Safer

CHANCES ARE YOU’RE one of the 1.5 billion or so people using Gmail, but many of us just dive in and out of our inboxes without taking time to explore some of its extra features and functions—some of which are designed to make us safer and protect our privacy.

Under the hood, Gmail has a number of options and features to make us safer from scammers, safer from advertisers, and safer in regard to keeping your emails private and confidential. Here are some of the best ones.