Author Topic: Vanguard 2 factor authentication and Mint or Personal Capital  (Read 530 times)

Swat

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I am in the process of setting up 2FA for several of my financial sites for additional security but am running into problems as other services I use (namely Mint and Personal Capital) try and access that information which results in multiple notifications as well as other problems. Has anyone experienced similar issues and found a good way to get the benefit of the extra security via 2 factor authentication on sites like Vanguard yet also the convenience of viewing all your accounts in a service like Mint or Personal Capital?

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Re: Vanguard 2 factor authentication and Mint or Personal Capital
« Reply #1 on: March 20, 2017, 01:18:37 PM »
I had to give up on Personal Capital because I couldn't get it to work properly syncing with 2-step authentication. It would take forever and only work occasionally. I went back and forth with their customer tech support people and never resolved the issue. As nice as it is to see everything in one place, I decided that online security was more important. If anyone can figure this out I'd be willing to give it one more go, but I feel like I've wasted enough of my life already trying to get it to work.
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Re: Vanguard 2 factor authentication and Mint or Personal Capital
« Reply #2 on: March 20, 2017, 08:18:29 PM »
I gave up on Mint. I prefer the two factor security.