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10 Budget-Friendly Home Automation Gifts: All Under $100

Alexia Chianis | Nov 15, 2016 | SafeWise Recommends

The tech-lovers in your life are sure to want home automation solutions this holiday season. Fortunately, you don’t need to break the bank to put them under the tree. In fact, there are many reasonably…

7 Best Medication Tracking Devices

Hilary Thompson | Apr 26, 2017 | SafeWise Recommends

You’re busy—we get that. When there are dozens of to-dos on your list, it’s easy to put a few things off. Usually, those forgotten tasks aren’t a big deal, but when it comes to medication,…

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The Best Personal Safety Devices for Every Situation

Parinaz Samimi | Oct 30, 2018 | SafeWise Recommends
It’s not just teenagers who are making a push for more independence. More American adults than ever are choosing to be single, and more single men and women continue to purchase homes every year—and we...

The Top-Rated 72-Hour Emergency Kits

Alexia Chianis | Oct 12, 2016 | SafeWise Recommends

You can’t predict when a natural disaster will strike, but you can prepare for it by investing in an emergency preparedness kit. The first three days after a disaster are typically the most chaotic, and…

10 Backpack Essentials for Wilderness Safety

Caroline Maurer | Oct 11, 2016 | SafeWise Recommends

John Muir once said, “The mountains are calling and I must go.” As inspiring as this quote may be, we’d like to add “safely” to the end of it. After all, it’s difficult to enjoy…

Your Guide to the Best Smart Wireless Speakers of 2017

Emily Long | Aug 9, 2017 | SafeWise Recommends

Wireless, or “smart,” speakers connect to your smartphone, tablet, laptop, or other devices to pipe out music and other audio content. While some homeowners employ smart speakers as part of an automated home entertainment system,…

The Top Portable Water Purifiers

Caroline Maurer | Sep 14, 2016 | SafeWise Recommends

Waterborne illnesses are no joke. They can ravage your digestive tract, give you parasites, or worse. But water is something we simply can’t live without—particularly in the Great Outdoors. So, if you’re planning on backpacking…

5 Best Automatic Pet Feeders

Melissa Darcey | Aug 24, 2017 | SafeWise Recommends

Home automation and smart technology aren’t reserved for humans. We can also use it to protect and care for our pets. Automatic pet feeders are popular devices that make it easier to feed your pet…

18 Things You’ll Need for Your First Home

Rebecca Edwards | Oct 30, 2018 | Safety Tips, SafeWise Recommends
Now that you’ve signed on the dotted line, it’s time to get ready for the big move. If this is your first home, you might be surprised at all the things you need that don’t...

The Ultimate Camping Safety Guide

Clair Jones | Jul 13, 2016 | SafeWise Recommends

Family camping trips are one of my fondest memories from my childhood. My parents would pack us kids up in the car and take us on National Park adventures, complete with hot-dog-grilling campfires, hiking, and…