Protecting your online accounts is as serious as protecting any other type of critical data. You don’t want to find yourself hacked.
Google includes a handy two-factor authentication system that not many people actually use. However, it can save you when you really need it.
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To set it up, you need to head to your account settings page by going to www.google.com/settings.
Then, you need to click on “security” and then press “edit” to turn on two-factor authentication. Just follow all the prompts – including using a mobile number for text authentication – and then your account will be secure.