The UK's National Cyber Security Centre recommends password managers. I love mine.

Facebook is so creepy it buys credit reports on its users

The short version: Facebook uses the data you give it to request offline information about you from information brokerage firms. There's a lot of information that FB can gather about you that way, often related to your credit history. While it's in theory possible to opt-out of that sort of information gathering, Facebook requires that you …