6 Rules of Online Safety for Agents and Their Clients

If multi-billion dollar corporations and the U.S. government are struggling to protect themselves against cyberattacks, you can bet that it’s not that hard for a hacker to gain access to your online accounts. That is a threat to you as well as to your clients. While there’s no way to ensure that your system will never be infiltrated, there are a number of common-sense measures you can put in place to significantly reduce the risk. Take passwords seriously Yes, it’s much easier to use the same simple password for every account –– email, banking, ...

5 Simple Rules for Protecting the Data on Your Computer

If you’ve got important stuff on your computer, it’s important to recognize that it can easily be lost. Accidents happen, either as a result of human error or technical malfunctions. In either case, you need to be prepared so that one freak accident won’t devastate your business. External hard drive If you don’t have an external hard drive, you may want to seriously consider getting one. You can find a decent device that will store up to one terabyte (1,000 gigabytes) of data for around $50. You can regularly copy files on your computer –– ...