Monday tip: online security

Add two-factor authentication (2FA) to your Facebook account (and, ideally, all your online accounts). While traveling last week, I received two unexpected “security code” text messages from Facebook. Someone was attempting to hack my account. By receiving the security codes, it was clear the hacker had my password and was one step away from accessing my account. It takes a little effort to set up 2FA but, I believe, it’s worth the time. And, be sure to use a strong password featuring a jumble of letters, numbers and special characters. I thought the password I was using was strong enough–apparently not. I now use a password manager app to create all my passwords.

How do you keep your online accounts secure?

Have a great week!