Rebecca Edwards

Rebecca has honed her safety and security skills as both a single mom and a college director. Being responsible for the well-being of others helped her learn how to minimize risk and create safe environments.

Posts by Rebecca Edwards

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50 Safest College Towns in America

Rebecca Edwards | Aug 17, 2018 | Focus on Community

SafeWise is proud to help you identify the safest college towns in the country. See if your favorite school made this year’s list!

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The 5 States with the Most Impaired Driving Deaths

Rebecca Edwards | Aug 14, 2018 | Focus on Community

SafeWise decided to find out which states may have the most dangerous roads this Labor Day weekend. We used National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA) and census data to identify which states have the most (and fewest) fatalities due to impaired driving crashes.

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The 50 Safest Cities to Raise a Child in 2018

Rebecca Edwards | Aug 13, 2018 | Focus on Community

Keeping kids safe is a parent’s top priority, and despite crime rates being lower overall, the 24-hour news cycle can make you feel like trouble is lurking around every corner. The good news is that…

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Best Robot Vacuums of 2018

Rebecca Edwards | Aug 17, 2018 | Buyers Guides

We looked at everything from suction power, battery life, and price, to how well each robot vacuum took care of things like pet hair. The result is the best robot vacuums of 2018.

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Cheap Home Security Systems You Can Build on Your Own

Rebecca Edwards | Aug 17, 2018 | Buyers Guides

No matter your budget, you can protect your home and family with cheap DIY home security. Learn which security devices can protect your home on the cheap from SafeWise.

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The 10 Safest and Most Dangerous Metro Cities in America of 2018

Rebecca Edwards | Aug 6, 2018 | Focus on Community

To help you find the best urban spot to live, SafeWise inspected FBI crime data to see which major cities around America are the safest places to live.

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Dashlane Password Manager Review

Rebecca Edwards | Aug 6, 2018 | SafeWise Reviews

Dashlane password manager keeps track of all your passwords and makes sure each one is unique, strong, and secure. SafeWise tested Dashlane to find out if it’s easy to use, how secure it is, and why you’d want to upgrade to the Premium plan.

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Nest Protect Smoke Alarm Review

Rebecca Edwards | Jul 16, 2018 | Service Reviews

This might be the smartest smoke alarm out there—but its high-tech bells and whistles cost a pretty penny.   Overall Star Rating (4 out of 5) Best for high-tech smoke and fire protection Easy installation…

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Can You Keep Your Home Security System When You Move?

Rebecca Edwards | Jun 15, 2018 | Home Security

Can You Keep Your Home Security System When You Move? Whether you live in a house, condo, or apartment, moving happens. In most cases you can take your home security system with you when you…

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Arlo Pro Security Camera Review

Rebecca Edwards | Jun 12, 2018 | SafeWise Reviews

This tiny HD security camera packs a big punch under any conditions—indoors or outside and day or night. Arlo Pro at a Glance When we found squatters taking up residence on an abandoned property behind…