Clair Jones

Clair Jones is a journalist, marketer and tech junkie who loves to write about technology business trends, digital commerce, career tips and office politics from the perspective of a millennial female.

Posts by Clair Jones

The Ultimate Camping Safety Guide

Clair Jones | Jul 13, 2016 | SafeWise Recommends

Family camping trips are one of my fondest memories from my childhood. My parents would pack us kids up in the car and take us on National Park adventures, complete with hot-dog-grilling campfires, hiking, and…

What to Do When Your Child Goes Missing

Clair Jones | Mar 11, 2016 | Equipment Reviews

Nothing is more nerve-wracking to a parent than when a child goes missing. The number of children that go missing each year is staggering: 460,699 missing juvenile reports were filed in 2015, according to FBI…

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5 Simple Steps to Keep Your Home Safe While Away

Clair Jones | Jan 5, 2016 | Safety Tips

Just because summer is officially over doesn’t mean people are putting away their suitcases. Earlier this year, a survey by Citi indicated that even though travel between June and August was likely to be on…

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6 Ways to Avoid Door-to-Door Security Scams

Clair Jones | Sep 6, 2017 | Safety Tips, Senior Safety

The door-to-door sales industry gets a bad rap. Reports abound of con artists stealing from seniors and troubled teens selling fake magazine subscriptions. But with the proliferation of the Do Not Call List, home knockers…

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Going Keyless: A Review of the Yale Smart Lock

Clair Jones | Apr 10, 2018 | SafeWise Recommends

Considering 34 percent of burglars enter through the front door, it’s important to protect this point of entry. In recent years, smart locks have made their way onto the home security scene and the Yale…

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10 Tips for Getting on Your Landlord’s Good Side

Clair Jones | Oct 27, 2015 | Safety Tips

The landlord-tenant relationship can make or break your standard of living. It’s a relationship you will be investing in for at least a year — if not years — of your life, so it deserves…

Smart Appliances You Can Control From Your Smart Phone

Clair Jones | Mar 7, 2016 | SafeWise Recommends

Tech firms are releasing smart appliances at a rate so fast experts are estimating nine out of ten appliances in your home will link to the Internet in just a few years. These Wi-Fi enabled…

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5 High-Tech Smart Safes that Offer Both Safety and Convenience

Clair Jones | Nov 13, 2018 | SafeWise Recommends

Safes can be an effective way to thwart intruders, but they can also impede your access to your valuables in an emergency. Fortunately, today’s smart safes allow for both security and convenience. These high-tech safes…

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Tips To Secure Your Apartment Against Burglaries

Clair Jones | May 13, 2015 | Safety Tips

Whether you live an apartment or a house, you’ll want to take the same basic security measures. However, if you’re living in an apartment, you’re going to need to prepare for certain things differently than…