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Avoiding Computer Issues

I have never been someone who is great with computers, but a few months ago I came across a problem I could fix. I was so proud of myself that I realized there were probably other ways to prevent issues, so I started working on learning more about preventing computer problems. I attended a continuing education class designed to teach people how to avoid problems, and it really helped me to keep my workspace clean, tidy, and functional. I decided to create a blog for other people like me, who haven't had great luck with computers in the past. Check it out!

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Stay Digitally Secure

When it comes to a business most of your information is going to be on your computer and will need to be backed up and safeguarded. This is especially true when it comes to sensitive information that you may have about other people or about your business. Any personal information that you have should be safeguarded and watched. The problem is that there are many people out there that are smart, and that want to get that information. If they get that information you could be in a lot of trouble and it may really hurt the people that have entrusted you with their personal information. Not to mention that you will most likely have all of your records for your business on your computer as well. These are the types of things that you need to keep safeguarded. One thing that is often a problem is a person that uses the same password for everything. Not only is this not a good practice, it is very dangerous. Just recently a local store was hacked and it exposed everyone's information that had ever shopped at that particular store. The hackers now have access to everyone's information. If you used the same password for your entire digital life, then you are in serious danger of getting hacked. This is why you need to sign up for password managers.

It Is Very Easy

The best thing about using a password manager is that it is super easy. You need to come up with a very good password that can be used as a master password. You should most definitely write this password down and put it in the safest place possible. Once you have a master password, you password manager can help you with the rest. The password manager can then create passwords for every account that you have, and it can store them.

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Many of the best password managers can also keep other useful information handy, but protected. You can have the password manager actually save information like your address, credit card number, even insurance cards. They can keep this information right at your fingertips and yet it is still protected by a password. Your password manager will also very likely give you notifications when an account has been hacked or is in danger of being hacked. You should never use the same password for multiple things, and the easiest way to become more secure is to sign up for a password manager.