People are anxious with Secrecy of information since ancient times. Encryption methods convert data into an unreadable form to ensure secrecy of data. Numerous techniques of encryption are available for information secrecy and therefore, this paper describes advance encryption techniques for users. Also, a review on secrete-key encryption, public-key encryption, identity-based encryption and a more common idea of attribute-based encryption are explained in details. In this paper, the authors show comparison of different encryption methods and also the evolutionary path of encryption methods which are also described for common responsiveness to the users.