Quote: Originally Posted by mckillwashere
for your very important files you should have 3 copies, 1 on the computer, 2 removable or external USB/e-SATA/1394 with 1 of them offsite and rotated with the other one every 2 weeks or every month.
That's pretty much what I do (except that I use 2 travel drives) . . . and I thought I was being too OCD, but I get a lot of comfort from it, after having had multiple hard drive crashes and lost data over the years!