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5 Years of Hurricanes: Which States Were Hurt the Most?

Rebecca Edwards | Aug 30, 2018 | Focus on Community

2017 was the most expensive year on record for weather-related disasters across the US, racking up an estimated $310 billion in damage.¹ That beats the previous record ($219 billion in 2005) by almost $100 billion….

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The 50 Safest Cities to Raise a Child in 2018

Rebecca Edwards | Aug 27, 2018 | Focus on Community

Keeping kids safe is a parent’s top priority, and despite crime rates being lower overall, the 24-hour news cycle can make you feel like trouble is lurking around every corner. The good news is that…

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50 Safest College Towns in America

Rebecca Edwards | Aug 27, 2018 | Focus on Community

SafeWise is proud to help you identify the safest college towns in the country. See if your favorite school made this year’s list!

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Maine’s 5 Safest Cities of 2018

Laura E. Hilton | Aug 27, 2018 | Focus on Community
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New Hampshire’s 20 Safest Cities of 2018

Laura E. Hilton | Aug 27, 2018 | Focus on Community
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Minnesota’s 20 Safest Cities of 2018

Patrick Hearn | Aug 30, 2018 | Editorials, Focus on Community, General Safety, Reports

Home to twenty of the 2018 US Olympic athletes (and the majority of the Curling Team), Minnesota has a lot to be proud of.1 The Land of 10,000 Lakes is not only a wonderland for…

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Alaska’s 5 Safest Cities of 2018

Alexia Chianis | Aug 30, 2018 | Editorials, Focus on Community, General Safety, Reports

Like the rest of the US, Alaska experienced an uptick in violent crime from 2015 to 2016, according to the most recent FBI crime report. However, Alaska’s murder rate decreased over the same time period,…

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50 Most Dangerous Cities in America

Tamarra Kemsley | Aug 22, 2018 | Focus on Community

If you’re looking to put down roots far from the sounds of sirens and stories of crime, you would do well to opt for a town in regions other than the southern United States. This…

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South Carolina’s 20 Safest Cities of 2018

Tamarra Kemsley | Aug 21, 2018 | Focus on Community
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Wisconsin’s 20 Safest Cities of 2018

Alexia Chianis | Aug 21, 2018 | Focus on Community
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