Laura E. Hilton

Laura is a writer, teacher, and mother based out of Utah. She is passionate about making and maintaining strong, safe, healthy communities. To learn more, visit her website at lauraehilton.com.

Posts by Laura E. Hilton

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How Much Is Pet Insurance?

Laura E. Hilton | Oct 1, 2018 | Editorials, Family Safety

Every year millions of pet owners find themselves spending thousands of dollars on care for their cats and dogs. Many of those pet parents are now looking to avoid the catastrophe by purchasing insurance. But how is any pet owner to know if it’s the right choice for them right now? And how much will pet insurance actually cost?

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Experian Identity Theft Protection Review

Laura E. Hilton | Sep 25, 2018 | Internet Safety, Service Reviews

Experian, one of the big three credit reporting agencies, is now in the identity theft protection game. SafeWise compares pricing, plans, and features—and answers FAQs about Experian identity theft protection. Find out if Experian is the right plan for you.

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Life Alert Medical Alert System Review

Laura E. Hilton | Sep 25, 2018 | Equipment Reviews, Senior Safety

Life Alert is one of the first and best-selling medical alert systems on the market. But the medical alert industry has boomed in recent years, and there are many more options on the market now. Find out if Life Alert is the right system for you.

Ohio Safest Cities

Ohio’s 20 Safest Cities of 2018

Laura E. Hilton | Sep 21, 2018 | Focus on Community

We ranked the safest cities in Ohio based on the FBI’s most recent data on violent crimes and property crimes. See if your city made the list!

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The Best Smartwatches for Kids

Laura E. Hilton | Sep 24, 2018 | Buyers Guides, Child and Baby Safety

Smartwatches are not only fun for kids—they can also offer practical solutions for an array of parenting problems. But which one is best for you and your child? Take a look at our guide so you can buy smart!

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Best Blood Pressure Monitors

Laura E. Hilton | Sep 20, 2018 | Buyers Guides, Senior Safety

Having a reliable, accurate, and easy-to-use blood pressure monitor is vital if you have high blood pressure or even just prehypertension. We researched the best monitors out there so you can find the right one for you.

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AVG Internet Security Review

Laura E. Hilton | Sep 6, 2018 | Internet Safety

AVG is one of many internet security options out there. Along with adequate antivirus and malware protection, users get email scans, webcam blocking, and fake website detection.

Safest Cities in Maine

Maine’s 5 Safest Cities of 2018

Laura E. Hilton | Aug 27, 2018 | Focus on Community
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New Hampshire’s 20 Safest Cities of 2018

Laura E. Hilton | Aug 27, 2018 | Focus on Community
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ESET NOD32 Antivirus Review

Laura E. Hilton | Aug 20, 2018 | Service Reviews

ESET NOD32 Antivirus offers excellent malware protection and adequate protection from other online threats like phishing. Easy installation, a self-configuring firewall, and quick scanning performance make this product a solid antivirus program.