How to set up 2-step verification for your Google account

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When you do a lot of work online, taking care of your security is an absolutely essential part of the process.

Keeping your key data safe is paramount!

Enter: 2-step verification. 

It’s one of the best (and easiest) things you can do to keep all your important information safe.

To set up 2-step verification for your Google account, click on your image in the top right-hand corner and select My Account.

Setting up Google 2 step verification

2. Click on Sign in and security

3. Scroll down to Password & sign-in method, and click on 2-step verification

Turn on Google's 2 Step verification for Gmail

Google will then take you through a quick setup process.

You’ll be asked to re-enter your password to make sure it’s you. Then, you’ll set up your 2-step verification using your phone number– so make sure your phone is next to you when you do this!

Ten painless seconds later, and you are done. Your data is now even more secure!

Protect yourself with 2-step verification and keep the bad guys out of your key accounts!

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