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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The Best Parental Control Apps of 2019

Rebecca Edwards | Aug 12, 2019 | Family Safety

Find the best parental control apps to keep your kids safe online. Learn what parental control apps do, compare prices, and learn which one’s best for kids of every age.

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The Best VPN Service

Rebecca Edwards | Aug 5, 2019 | Buyers Guides, Internet Safety

VPNs increase your online privacy. SafeWise tested top VPNs to find the best ones for price, features, streaming, and privacy protection. Stay safe with our VPN picks.

The 50 Safest College Towns in America of 2019

Rebecca Edwards | Aug 7, 2019 | Focus on Community
So many things are out of your control when you send your kid off to college, but one thing you can do is make sure they’re heading to a college town with a good safety...
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Find the Best Self-Monitored Security System

Rebecca Edwards | Aug 1, 2019 | Home Security

Find what you need to know about self monitored security systems. SafeWise covers pros and cons of self monitoring, answers FAQs, and recommends top systems.

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The Best Smart Video Doorbells of 2019

Rebecca Edwards | Jul 31, 2019 | Home Security

If you’re ready to answer your door the smart way, read about 2019’s best—and smartest—doorbells below.

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Home Security Tips for Living with Roommates

Rebecca Edwards | Jul 25, 2019 | Home Security, Safety Tips

Learn how to secure your room and personal property when you live with roommates. Keep your stuff safe and your shared home protected with our roommate security tips.

How to Install a SimpliSafe Home Security System

Rebecca Edwards | Jul 24, 2019 | Home Security

Find out how easy it is to install your SimpliSafe security system with our step-by-step guide. Learn SimpliSafe installation tips to make setup fast and simple.

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The Best Home Alarm Systems in the UK

Rebecca Edwards | Aug 1, 2019 | Home Security

SafeWise’s Top Home Alarm Systems in the UK provides in-depth reviews to make an informed safety decision. Discover options that protect you and your family.

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The Best Home Security System Apps

Rebecca Edwards | Jul 17, 2019 | Buyers Guides

Home security apps help you protect your home when you’re not there by letting you check in on a smartphone or tablet. Read our reviews to find the best home security app.

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Findster Duo+ Review: Best Pet Finder?

Rebecca Edwards | Jun 21, 2019 | Family Safety

We tested the Findster Duo+ to see if it lives up to the hype. Battery life and range came up short, but we like that there’s no monthly fees and no cell coverage required.