It is being widely understood that our browsing habits are being tracked. Recently several articles have appeared in online news that I monitor. I will share the information with you and give you the resources that you can apply to your computer.
First, a general cleaner for the computer can be found from www.piriform.com/ccleaner/download They offer a free version that will manually remove data from your browser. This will remove ALL saved passwords, cookies, and junk files associated with browsing the internet.
For Google Chrome - Several extensions are available for you to use.
Privacy Badger is designed by the Electronic Freedom Foundation, which I support.
To view their website at the Electronic Freedom Foundation go to https://www.eff.org
To support them go to: https://supporters.eff.org/donate/button