By Tim Kowols
Getting into a habit of simply changing your passwords every 90 days can help you protect your identity. According to Entrepeneur.com three out of four consumers use duplicate passwords for some of their important accounts, with 40 percent of those people forced to suffer through some sort of security incident as a result. Gay Pustaver from Money Management Counselors says it is up to you take responsibility for your personal and financial security.
Pustaver recommends an app called Last Pass to help you keep track of all the different passwords you might use. You can learn more financial literacy tips by clicking on this story online and listening to this week’s Money Management Monday discussion.