Kasey Tross

Kasey Tross is a stay-at-home mom with four energetic kids, and she's married to a security expert, so safety is a top priority in the Tross home. When she's not writing, she enjoys reading, hiking, playing the flute, helping out at church, and eating far more chocolate than she should.

Posts by Kasey Tross

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Best Vehicle Navigation Systems

Kasey Tross | Jul 1, 2019 | Equipment Reviews

Having a digital copilot you can trust is essential, so we’ve rounded up the best GPS systems to help you choose the right one for wherever your travels take you.

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2019’s Best Smart Home Hubs

Kasey Tross | Jul 11, 2019 | Home Automation, Product Reviews

We looked at price, compatibility, and user experience to help you find the best smart home hub to seamlessly sync all your smart home devices.

How to Become Invisible Online: Your Introduction to VPNs

Kasey Tross | Jul 15, 2019 | Internet Safety

Find out what a virtual private network (VPN) is and why you need one. SafeWise gets an expert’s advice to help you stay safe online.

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Emergency Kits 101: How to Be Prepared for Anything

Kasey Tross | May 14, 2019 | Family Safety

Is your family prepared for a natural disaster or emergency? Learn the basics of how to assemble an emergency kit and stay prepared.

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13 Ways to Keep Kids Safe from Cyberbullying

Kasey Tross | May 10, 2019 | Family Safety

Today bullies can follow your child home through apps and online platforms. Learn 13 ways to prevent and fight back against cyberbullying.

American Home Shield Review: Is it Worth it?

Kasey Tross | May 14, 2019 | SafeWise Reviews
Is American Home Shield (AHS) Worth the Cost? The short answer: most likely. But you need to know what you're buying. Flexible pricingCustomizable service plansMonthly service plans Visit Site A thermostat hovering at 52 degrees...
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How to Do Your Own Water Heater Maintenance

Kasey Tross | Apr 29, 2019 | Home Safety

Don’t wait for your water heater to cause trouble, learn how to do your own maintenance with this handy guide.

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Step-by-Step Emergency Food Planning

Kasey Tross | Apr 26, 2019 | Home Safety, Safety Tips

Learn how to prepare your own emergency food storage. SafeWise teaches you how to start small with just a few basics and work your way up to a fully stocked emergency food pantry.

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Best Antivirus for Android

Kasey Tross | Apr 24, 2019 | Internet Safety

Find the best antivirus protection for your Android phone. SafeWise reviews, AVG, Bitdefender, Norton, and more to determine the best.

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Ackerman Home Security Review

Kasey Tross | Apr 10, 2019 | Home Security

We take a close look at Ackerman Home Security’s pricing, technology, and other features. See if this security system is right for you.