Securing Your Online Account

Ensuring robust security settings when using an online vacation rental platform is crucial to successfully managing your properties.

Verifying Your Identity

As a vacation rental manager, you should always verify your account to comply with regulations and build trust with your guests. Lake also provides ways to validate the identity of guests, which can be useful for enhancing overall security, especially for your short-term rental business.

Keeping Your Account Secure

Protect access to your account with a strong password and two-factor authentication.


Using a strong and unique password for your account is crucial to prevent unauthorized access. Your password should be hard to guess and not used for other accounts. You should also update it occasionally and never share it with anyone.

Two-Factor Authentication (2FA)

Lake offers a convenient way to add an extra layer of protection to your account by enabling two-factor authentication (2FA). When you enable 2FA, you will receive a verification code on your phone every time you log in from a new device. To complete the login process, you must enter this code and your password. This makes it harder for someone to gain unauthorized access to your account.

Staying Up To Date with Account Notifications

Stay updated with your account activities by enabling account notifications. You can receive notifications via email or text, depending on your preference. This way, you will be quickly alerted if any unusual activity occurs on your account, such as password changes or login attempts from unknown devices.

In summary, keeping your account information secure involves using strong passwords, enabling 2FA, opting for account notifications, and trusting the secure payment methods provided by Lake. Stay vigilant and enjoy seamless, worry-free vacation rental experiences.

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