Equipment Reviews

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Best Home Safes of 2019

Rebecca Edwards | Jan 11, 2019 | Equipment Reviews, Home Safety

Important documents, firearms, and irreplaceable heirlooms are better protected when kept in a safe. But which safe is safest? Find what’s right for you in our guide to home safes.

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Abode Home Security Review

Kasey Tross | Nov 15, 2018 | Equipment Reviews, Home Security

We took a closer look at this company’s alarm systems and learned that it’s got some promising features with its equipment and pricing, but it also has a few drawbacks when it comes to customer service.

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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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Wyze Cam Pan Review

Rebecca Edwards | Dec 20, 2018 | Equipment Reviews

Find out why Wyze’s $40 Cam Pan is our budget pick for wireless cameras. SafeWise reviews price, functionality, and more.

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Qustodio Parental Control Review

Kasey Tross | Nov 29, 2018 | Equipment Reviews, Internet Safety

Letting your child loose on the internet can feel a little bit like sending them to a party at a stranger’s house: you don’t know where they are or who’s there, and you’re not sure if anyone is looking after them. Parental control software like Qustodio gives you an invitation to that party so you know where your kids are and what they’re doing—all to keep them safe.

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Life Alert Medical Alert System Review

Laura E. Hilton | Nov 13, 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.

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The Dangers and Costs of Distracted Driving in Your State

SafeWise Team | Aug 29, 2018 | Equipment Reviews

What are the chances you will die in a car crash? Or get pulled over for using your phone while driving?   The answer depends on which state you’re in. Each day in the US,…

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Medical Guardian Alarm System Review

Laura E. Hilton | Dec 28, 2018 | Equipment Reviews

Find out if Medical Guardian is the right medical alert system for you or your family. SafeWise reviews pricing, plans, and more, including mobile systems.

Dog wearing a Whistle GPS dog tracker.

Whistle 3 GPS Dog Tracker Hands-on Review

Monique Seitz-Davis | Jan 14, 2019 | Equipment Reviews
Error: Please add at least one "Anchor" component The Best GPS Pet Trackers Find the right GPS tracker for your pet. See Top Picks Overall Rating 4/5 Fast geolocationCustomizable safe zones and profilesActivity monitoringLong battery...
a puppy behind a gate trying to pull a bowl of food closer with her paw

The 8 Best Pet Gates (and One Must-Have Accessory)

Rachel Kirkwood | Dec 6, 2018 | Equipment Reviews

Need to corral your furry friend? We’ve looked at a variety of pet gates and narrowed the market down to the top eight. By comparing customer reviews and expert ratings, we’ve compiled a diverse roundup…