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Halloween and COVID-19: Dos and Don’ts to Stay Safe This Year

Rebecca Edwards | Oct 6, 2020 | Family Safety, Safety News

Follow these dos and don’ts for a safe Halloween during the COVID-19 pandemic. Get resources for local guidelines, restrictions, and events.

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The 50 Safest College Towns in America of 2020

Rebecca Edwards | Oct 6, 2020 | Safety News

See which college towns report the fewest crimes. We looked at crime rates and found out what schools are doing about COVID-19 this fall.

Big Sur is a sparsely populated region of the central California coast where the Santa Lucia Mountains rise abruptly from the Pacific Ocean.

California’s 50 Safest Cities of 2020

Rebecca Edwards | Oct 6, 2020 | Safety News

Find out which cities are the safest in California based on the FBI’s most recent data on violent crimes and property crimes. See if your city made the list!

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What Are the Dangers of Texting While Driving

SafeWise Team | Oct 5, 2020 | Car Safety
Last Updated: 1 month ago National Teen Driver Safety Week is October 18–24. Use this week to connect with your teen driver about safe driving strategies. We've got an easy
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Thieves Offer Home Security Tips: How to Make Your Home Less Appealing to a Burglar

Rebecca Edwards | Oct 5, 2020 | Home Security

We all want to keep our home and loved ones safe. We managed to get tips directly from burglars on how not to fall victims to their traps.

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Hiding in Plain Sight: 6 Sneaky Ways to Keep Your Valuables Safe

Rebecca Edwards | Oct 5, 2020 | Home Security

Here are six great ways to pull one over on the bad guys and make sure your stuff stays safe.

Internet Safety Guide for Kids

Internet Safety Guide for Kids

Rebecca Edwards | Oct 5, 2020 | Family Safety, Online Security

SafeWise is committed to keeping kids safe online. Find safety tips for kids, internet safety facts, and the top online threats to kids in our internet safety guide.

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13 Ways to Keep Kids Safe from Cyberbullying

Kasey Tross | Oct 5, 2020 | Family Safety, Online Security

Today bullies can follow your child home through apps and online platforms. Learn 13 ways to prevent and fight back against cyberbullying.

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The Most Common Places That Fires Occur in the Home

Celeste Tholen | Oct 16, 2020 | Home Safety

Learn where and when fires most commonly start and how to prevent house fires from igniting.

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How Can I Prevent a House Fire?

Katie McEntire | Oct 16, 2020 | Home Safety

From fire extinguishers to smoke alarms, learn some basic preventative measures to avoid a house fire and keep your family safe.