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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…

Choice Home Warranty Review

Kasey Tross | Jul 10, 2018 | SafeWise Reviews

Choice Home Warranty helps homeowners plan for unexpected household repairs with appliance service contracts. The company has some unique options that set it apart from other home warranty companies, but negative reviews may be a…

Bark Phone App Review—The Best Parental Control Tracker?

Rebecca Edwards | Jun 25, 2018 | SafeWise Reviews

The Bark App at a Glance Launched in 2015, the simple-to-use app offers parents tools to keep up with the ever-changing virtual landscape kids are developing in. It analyzes every text message and post for bullying,…

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American Home Shield – Home Warranty Review

Kasey Tross | Jul 10, 2018 | SafeWise Reviews

Is American Home Shield (AHS) Worth the Cost? The short answer: most likely. But you need to know what you’re buying. Read our American Home Shield review to find out what an AHS warranty is…

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AngelSense—A Wearable GPS and Voice Monitoring Device for Kids

Kaz Weida | Nov 30, 2017 | Child and Baby Safety, SafeWise Reviews

SafeWise Rating: Although this GPS monitoring device is geared toward children with disabilities, anyone can appreciate AngelSense’s tracking functions and voice features that provide an extra layer of comfort for kids and parents. We tested…