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Create a strong password

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If you have one, you are setting yourself up for an Internet fail. I am talking about a weak, common password. One that anyone can figure out and use to break into all your accounts.

These are the top eight, most common passwords that you need to avoid:

  1. 123456
  2. password
  3. 12345678
  4. qwerty
  5. abc123
  6. 123456789
  7. 111111
  8. 1234567

 

You need strong, secure passwords. With that said, do not use the same password on all login sites. They can be similar; but at the least, add a couple unique characters for each site.

Use combinations of letters, number, characters, upper, and lower case.

If you just cannot be creative, use a password generator. The work is done for you. All you have to do is jot it down so you do not forget.

Click here for a great password generator.

 

 

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