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Can changing your password change your life?

Jul 28, 2014 // Jonathan Lee

Going through a tough situation? Trying to set goals? In this article, the author explains his (non-traditional) therapy by changing his passwords to relate to his personal goals. From wacky passwords such as “Forgive@her” and “Sleep@before12”, he was able to accomplish goals such as getting over depression and maintaining a healthy lifestyle. Psychologist Ann Kearney-Cooke explains how we tend to choose emotional, anecdotal, and easy to choose passwords.

Hats off to all you goal setters! To better protect yourself, however, try adding complicated snippets to the end of your passwords. Check out CommonKey and its password generator feature.