What Makes A Strong Password?

What Makes A Strong Password?

Are you sure you know what makes a strong password? Consider the passwords you use every day for online banking or social media.

Are you confident they’re strong enough?

When was the last time you updated them?

This article covers the essentials for creating strong passwords and safely storing them, and for keeping your passwords up to date.

Creating A […]

2019-03-02T15:50:33-08:00Security, Tech Tips|1 Comment

Annual Online Presence – Audit & Checklist

Have you ever Googled yourself?

What shows up when you Google search yourself? You might be surprised by what turns up. That’s why I want you to do an online presence audit this month.

If you’re looking for work, own a small business, or do a lot of networking you can bet that someone will type your name into Google. You need to have control over what they see. […]

2019-03-02T15:51:54-08:00Business, Security|0 Comments

Beating Adware & Malware

How to outsmart those tricky online scammers

Malware and adware are applications that you accidentally download to your computer. They are unnecessary programs or plugins that market themselves for solving some issue or making your life easier. Games, free search bars, etc. Usually if its a free download that is promoted from an ad it contains adware, which is the end game for the developer to get paid.  I get a lot of calls from clients in a panic, […]

2017-03-30T16:24:22-07:00Tech Tips|0 Comments

Are you happy with your current email service?

Technology moves very quickly, and so much has changed since email has become the de facto standard for daily communications.  Maybe you are happy with the email service you use now, but if you are still using that free Shaw or Telus email you got when you signed up 10 years ago, you may be in the market for some new features.

The biggest challenge my clients face is email synchronization and portability. Smartphones and tablets have changed […]

2017-03-30T16:24:22-07:00Tech Tips|3 Comments