20th November 2019 | Guides, macOS Do I Need a VPN for My Mac? No one wants to lose their data to criminals. The threat of stolen credit card information or bank login details frightens you to your core. You’ve probably seen adverts about VPNs around claiming they’ll secure your internet traffic using encryption hiding your details from not only criminals but your internet service provider as well. Now, this may be true but is a VPN entirely necessary. Check out this video from Tom Scott, who gives a great explanation. We hope this might save a few of you from getting your credit card out and paying for something you don’t need. If you’ve got any questions about VPNs or are interested in knowing more about how a refurbished Mac will work with a VPN then get in touch with our team!