10 Tips for Keeping Your Venmo Account Safe, Secure, and Private

Nothing is more important to keep secure than your financial accounts. PayPal’s mobile payment service Venmo has come under fire several times, most recently for its default public feed where all public transactions can be seen by anyone.
In addition to shutting that setting off, there are plenty of other things you can do to secure your Venmo account and keep your financial information private.
1. Use a Password Generator The first and most obvious line of defense when it comes to securing your accounts is to use a strong password. You can generate complex passwords using a password manager like 1Password or LastPass.
These free tools not only have password generators built-in and allow you to choose the level of complexity of your password, but also stores them so you don’t have to memorize them yourself. When you need it, the password manager automatically inputs the password for you.
2. Turn Off Default Public Settings The Venmo feed is divided into three tabs: your transaction..

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