About signing in to Money by using a Windows Live ID
You can use a Windows Live ID to help protect the sensitive financial information in your Money file. With a Windows Live ID, you'll have access to Money online features. And if you forget your password, Windows Live ID can help you reset your password so you'll be able to open your Money file again.

All personal information associated with your Windows Live ID is encrypted, including your name and password. A Windows Live ID also encrypts any information that's transmitted over the Internet.

Several online features in Money use Windows Live ID security-enhancing technology. When you use a Windows Live ID with Money, you can: