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How to choose a good password

You play an important part in keeping your account secure! Choosing a strong password keeps your account safe. Use the following guidelines to create a strong password:

  • Your password must be at least eight characters.
  • Use lowercase and UPPERCASE letters throughout.
  • Use Numb3rs in place of and in addition to letters. Notice how we replaced the "e" in "Numbers" with the number "3."
  • You can also add these special characters: + @ # _ !
  • A good password is one that would be incredibly hard to guess!

Password Strength Testing Tool

Use this tool to test possible passwords.

Type the password:

Strength score is:   Strength verdict:

How your password is scored: