Home Safety

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What to Do If You Have a Lost or Stolen Package

Rebecca Edwards | Jul 24, 2020 | Home Security, Personal Safety

You don’t have to be helpless when porch pirates strike. Here are some steps you can take to get to the bottom of it, get reimbursed, track down the thief—or scare them off before they do their dastardly deed.

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The Best Home Security Systems in Canada

Rebecca Edwards | Jul 23, 2020 | Home Security

Find the best home alarm system to protect your house. We looked at price, features, contract terms, and coverage across Canada to pick our top security systems.

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Best Wearable Senior Monitors

Katie McEntire | Jul 24, 2020 | Senior Safety

We’ve checked out some of the newest products available—along with some tried-and-true favorites—to find the best gadgets to make life easier and safer for older adults.

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How to Know If You Live in a Flood Zone

Kasey Tross | Jul 24, 2020 | Safety Tips

Learn the four steps to finding out if you live in a flood zone. SafeWise covers the basics of flood prevention, including where to find FEMA flood maps.

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10 Simple Ways to Secure Your New Home

Rebecca Edwards | Jul 24, 2020 | Home Security

Don’t be overwhelmed about how to secure your home. SafeWise has 10 easy tips and tricks to help you keep your home safe from burglars, hackers, and more.

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Is Your Neighborhood Safe? 5 Tools to Help You Find Out

Alexia Chianis | Jul 24, 2020 | Home Safety

Looking to cruise crime statistics before relocating or find safety initiatives nearby? All of these neighborhood safety tools are free. 

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The Best Baby Monitors of 2020

Kasey Tross | Jul 24, 2020 | Family Safety

Parenting a newborn comes with a lot of anxiety, and having a top-notch baby monitor can help put you at ease. We’ve researched the best baby monitors for every lifestyle and budget.

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The Best Home Alarm Systems in the UK

Rebecca Edwards | Jul 22, 2020 | 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.

Best Cheap Security Cameras under $50

Rebecca Edwards | Jul 22, 2020 | Home Security

You don’t have to pay a small fortune for the peace of mind that comes with a security camera. We found the top five cheap security cameras you can trust under $50.

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Best Motion Detector Lights

Rebecca Edwards | Jul 23, 2020 | Home Safety, Home Security

Nothing stops a trespasser in their tracks faster than motion sensor lighting. That’s why we’ve identified the best affordable motion lights available—and we didn’t forget about important features like smart tech, weatherproof designs, and reliability.