Home Safety

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3 Home Security Alternatives to ADT

Kasey Tross | Jul 23, 2019 | Home Security

If you’re frustrated with ADT, there are several alternatives, and we’ve rounded them up for you. We’ll show you how they compare when it comes to pricing, contracts, equipment, customer service, and installation.

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Best Vehicle Navigation Systems

Kasey Tross | Jul 19, 2019 | Buyers Guides

Having a digital copilot you can trust is essential, so we’ve rounded up the best GPS systems to help you choose the right one for wherever your travels take you.

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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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Get Ready for Prime Day 2019

Katie McEntire | Jul 10, 2019 | Buyers Guides
Since 2015, Amazon has celebrated its founding day with a huge sale. This year, Prime Day starts at midnight (PDT) on July 15 and runs until 11:59 p.m. (PDT) July 16. You’ll find Christmas-caliber shopping...

Earthquake 101: 4 Tips to Keep You Safe

Hillary Johnston | Jul 9, 2019 | Safety Tips
SafeWise News Update: Two Shakers Rattle California  July 9, 2019 Two back-to-back earthquakes in California have sent people scrambling for earthquake emergency supplies and survival tips. SafeWise wants to provide helpful resources to everyone impacted...
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7 Signs a DIY Home Security System Is for You

SafeWise Team | Jul 9, 2019 | Editorials, Home Security
Error: Please add at least one "Anchor" component Like any home improvement, a home security system can be a job for the pros or a weekend warrior. And home security companies are making installation easier...
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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.

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Fear vs. Reality: Which Household Accidents Should You Worry About?

Rebecca Edwards | Jul 1, 2019 | Focus on Community

Find out what are the most fatal household accidents and learn tips to prevent them. Plus, see if the accidents people worry about match up with the most fatal.

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Cove Home Security Review: No Contracts, Easy Setup, and Affordable

Rebecca Edwards | Jun 14, 2019 | Home Security, SafeWise Reviews

Find out if Cove DIY home security is the right choice to protect your home. SafeWise reviews Cove security pricing, equipment, customer service, and more.

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SimpliSafe Home Security Review: DIY, Affordable, and Contract-Free

Rebecca Edwards | Jul 25, 2019 | Home Security

Get all the details about SimpliSafe pricing, services, and features. SafeWise takes an in-depth look at the SimpliSafe DIY home security system in our review.