SMS One Time Passwords have made internet banking much more secure.
However, good password protection remains an important defence against identity theft and other financial crimes. Here are our smart tips for how to better manage yours.
Use a combination of upper and lower-case letters, numbers and symbols.
Avoid dictionary words and proper names, even in a disguised form.
No personal information in your password (wedding anniversary date, pet’s name, favourite team, etc.).
Use a unique password for internet banking – not one you use for other logins.
Change your password… regularly!
You should apply these pointers to all your passwords – not just banking!
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