Your password gives you access to every AOL service you use. If you've forgotten your password, you can reset it to get back in to your AOL account. It's also a good idea to update your password regularly and to make sure it's unique from other passwords you use.

Reset a forgotten password

1. Go to the Sign-in Helper.
2. Enter one of the account recovery items listed.
3. Click Continue.
4. Follow the instructions given in the Sign-in Helper.

Change your password

1. Go to the Account security page.
2. Click Change password.
3. Enter a new password.
4. Click Continue.