SafeWise Reviews

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AVG Secure VPN Review

Kasey Tross | Sep 4, 2018 | SafeWise Reviews

AVG’s Virtual Private Network (VPN) offers decent network protection, and we like that it doesn’t track users. But it can be pricey for a VPN that lacks key features found in less expensive software.

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AVG Antivirus Free Review

Kasey Tross | Aug 20, 2018 | SafeWise Reviews

We tested AVG AntiVirus FREE to find out if it’s the right antivirus software to make your digital life more secure.

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Dashlane Password Manager Review

Rebecca Edwards | Aug 20, 2018 | SafeWise Reviews

Dashlane password manager keeps track of all your passwords and makes sure each one is unique, strong, and secure. SafeWise tested Dashlane to find out if it’s easy to use, how secure it is, and why you’d want to upgrade to the Premium plan.

The Best Gun Safes

Monique Seitz-Davis | Sep 4, 2018 | SafeWise Reviews

A firearm safe limits access, safeguards your family from tragic accidents, and prevents your weapons from falling into the wrong hands. We’ve done the research to ensure your antiques, valuables, and personal weapons are kept secure under lock, key, or biometric fingerprint.

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Scout Home Security System Review

Kasey Tross | Jul 3, 2018 | SafeWise Reviews

Scout Alarm performs well in value, contract, and looks, but the security system falls short when it comes to equipment options and home automation.   Overall Star Rating (3 out of 5) Best for Customization…

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Nest Secure Alarm System Review

Kasey Tross | Jun 29, 2018 | SafeWise Reviews

The Nest Secure Alarm system is a sleek, high-tech system with unique features. We’re most impressed with its user-friendly app but disappointed with its limited security options.   Overall Star Rating (3 out of 5)…

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Norton Antivirus Review

Rachel Kirkwood | Jun 20, 2018 | Internet Safety, SafeWise Reviews

Norton Security Suite is often considered the default choice in antivirus protection. But is it the best one? We found that Norton lives up to its reputation as a strong protector against viruses and malware…

Disney Circle Parental Control Review

Laura E. Hilton | Jun 19, 2018 | Internet Safety, SafeWise Reviews

A standout among parental control options, the Disney Circle with its accompanying MyCircle app allows parents to control all Wi-Fi enabled devices in their home Check Price on Amazon Best for Monitoring and Scheduling Time…

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MacKeeper App Review

Laura E. Hilton | Jun 14, 2018 | SafeWise Reviews

MacKeeper is a one-stop shop for optimizing your Apple. It’s an app that automatically cleans your computer, runs anti-virus software, and offers additional services to keep your Mac running efficiently. And with its recent acquisition…

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Arlo Pro Security Camera Review

Rebecca Edwards | Jun 12, 2018 | SafeWise Reviews

This tiny HD security camera packs a big punch under any conditions—indoors or outside and day or night. Arlo Pro at a Glance When we found squatters taking up residence on an abandoned property behind…