Security Articles

How Elderly Homeowners Can Protect Themselves From Con Artists
Fraudsters and con artists prey on vulnerable people on the assumption that they are easier to trick into a scam. Elderly family members are a favorite target. Most senior citizens either have their own homes, have a “nest egg,” and/or have stellar credit, making them all the more attractive to criminals. Rip-off artists go door-to-door […]
Vehicle Security Tips: 8 Ways To Make Your Car Safer
In the US, vehicle-related crimes are unfortunately a common occurrence. This is one of the reasons why we even bother to pay for car insurance. Similar to how we keep our homes and places of business secure, there are also technologies and methods that will help make our car less likely to be broken into […]
Safeguarding Yourself Online: 3 Common Identity Theft Scams And How To Prevent Them
Technology, for all its glory, is not immune to attacks and being solely dependent on it almost always means you will get hit by a glitch or a breach at any point. According to reports, over 200 businesses have fallen victim to hackers in 2017 alone (and in the US alone). As tech developers scramble […]
Traveling With Children: 8 Safety Tips All Parents Should Know
The gift of travel is one of the best things you can give your family. The experience and the new knowledge that everyone gains is simply priceless. However, if you’re a parent traveling with little kids, it can also be exhausting and stressful if you’re not prepared. Family vacations require meticulous planning, particularly with curious […]
Safeguarding Yourself Online: 3 Common Identity Theft Scams And How To Prevent Them
Technology, for all its glory, is not immune to attacks and being solely dependent on it almost always means you will get hit by a glitch or a breach at any point. According to reports, over 200 businesses have fallen victim to hackers in 2017 alone (and in the US alone). As tech developers scramble […]
Traveling With Children: 8 Safety Tips All Parents Should Know
The gift of travel is one of the best things you can give your family. The experience and the new knowledge that everyone gains is simply priceless. However, if you’re a parent traveling with little kids, it can also be exhausting and stressful if you’re not prepared. Family vacations require meticulous planning, particularly with curious […]
10 Ways To Make Your Home Safer For Older Family Members
You want to have a home that is seen as a place of refuge by all members of the family, regardless of age. As our loved ones age, you will need to make some changes to how your spaces are laid out to keep everybody happy, healthy, and safe. Whether you are preparing your home […]
5 Types of Businesses That Need Security Systems The Most
Given today’s threats, businesses should have security systems in place to protect their investments and themselves. One of the biggest security issues that entrepreneurs face, no matter the type of business, is thievery. Whether it’s shoplifting, a burglary, or any type of theft, any business that has money or goods onsite is a potential target. […]
8 Ways To Ensure Your Kitchen Is Safe
With all the cutting tools, flames, and scalding hot grease that is common to kitchens, it is not surprising that government safety boards list it as the most dangerous room in the household. Every year, emergency rooms log thousands of Americans rushed to the hospital because of kitchen-related injuries. This is why it is imporant […]
5 Most Common Household Poisons & What You Can Do To Prevent Them
There is one poison exposure incident reported in the US every 15 seconds which translates to over 2 million cases every year, according to a study by the American Association of Poison Control. That number does include the around 56,000 animal poisoning incidents in the same time frame. This number is huge, but it is […]