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

Posts by Laura E. Hilton


Best Baby Carriers and Wraps

Laura E. Hilton | Nov 19, 2019 | Buyers Guides, Child and Baby Safety

Find the best baby carrier or wrap for you and your little one. SafeWise reviews the top baby carriers based on comfort, price, versatility, and style.

ESET NOD32 Antivirus Review

Laura E. Hilton | Dec 12, 2019 | 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.

Best Babyproof Cabinet Locks

Laura E. Hilton | Nov 19, 2019 | Child and Baby Safety, Product Reviews

SafeWise reviews the best babyproof cabinet locks. Find the best options for securing your kitchen cupboards, refrigerator, filing cabinets, and toilets.

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Zift Parental Control App Review

Laura E. Hilton | Dec 13, 2019 | Internet Safety, Product Reviews

Find out if the new Zift app is right for your family. We reviewed its pricing, features, and effectiveness.

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LifeFone Medical Alert System Review

Laura E. Hilton | Dec 17, 2018 | Equipment Reviews

Of all the medical alert systems on the market right now, LifeFone is one of the most customizable. Our review covers the ins and outs of the service so you can buy smart.

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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 13, 2019 | 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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Best Blood Pressure Monitors

Laura E. Hilton | Nov 13, 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 | Dec 14, 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.

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Hospital Checklist for Baby and Mom

Laura E. Hilton | Dec 18, 2018 | Child and Baby Safety

Find what you need for baby and mom in this hospital bag checklist. SafeWise covers car seats, diaper bags, and more to help with your hospital stay.