I wonder how many news industry CEOs, senior level executives, and/or celebrity news anchors can one find in the databases of “information brokerage” companies? One would think such companies would be outlawed considering just how irresponsible and misleading they can be. But who knows, if such companies are driven from the “surface web” then they could spring-up on the “deep web,” or “dark web.” Some information brokerage companies should be either heavily regulated or not allowed to do business at all because of the ways in which they operate.
Your privacy ought not to be a bargaining chip for the purpose of unilaterally enriching someone else’s lifestyle. Here’s a helpful article on “how to remove your personal information from MyLife dot com.”