A password manager is an easy, secure way to store passwords and usernames for online accounts. You can also create new passwords with them.
Nobody likes passwords but they’re a fact of life. And while some have tried to kill them off by replacing them with fingerprints and face-scanning technology, neither are perfect and many still resort back to the trusty (but frustrating) password.
If you got a new iPhone, iPad, or Mac for Christmas and you’re looking for apps to download, make a password manager your first purchase. Popular ones include 1Password, LastPass, Dashlane, and Bitwarden.
Check It Out: You Need a Password Manager. Here’s Why