Equipment Reviews

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LifeFone Medical Alert System Review

Laura E. Hilton | Nov 2, 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 | Nov 2, 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 | Oct 23, 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 | Oct 29, 2018 | Equipment Reviews

Medical Guardian offers a good variety of in-home and mobile medical alert products, though prices can get a bit steep depending on the options you choose. We break down the pros and cons of Medical…

Dog wearing a Whistle GPS dog tracker.

Whistle 3 GPS Dog Tracker Hands-on Review

Monique Seitz-Davis | Nov 14, 2018 | 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 Best Tracking Device for Dogs 4/5 Fast geolocationCustomizable safe zones and...
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The Best Ways to Travel Long-Distance This Summer

Brandon Jarman | Sep 6, 2018 | Equipment Reviews

Forget the Summer of Love, this summer is all about fun! Specifically adventures and trips with friends or family—safely, of course. But getting to your destination is only half the battle. And while it might…

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LifeLock Identity Theft Protection Review

Monique Seitz-Davis | Jul 31, 2018 | Equipment Reviews

LifeLock monitors and helps safeguard your valuable, sensitive information against identity theft and fraud, but how does it compare to other identity theft protection services? Best for Monitoring Your Identity Tiered plans Additional coverage for…

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What Costs More? Pets vs. Babies

Rebecca Edwards | Jun 6, 2018 | Equipment Reviews

Having a little one to snuggle up with at the end of the day makes life better, but it’ll cost you. Whether you’ve got baby cravings or long for a cuddly, four-legged “furbaby,” there’s a…