20 Safest Cities in Kentucky: Safest Places to Live in KY

September 4, 2014

Beautiful Kentucky is a charming place to call home. Anyone looking to relocate to the Bluegrass State will be pleased to find that there are many safe cities and towns to call home or start a business. While not every city in Kentucky has a low crime rate, we are…

20 Safest Cities in Tennessee: Safest Places to Live in TN

September 3, 2014

Tennessee, in all its mountainous beauty is a great state to call home. Yet, as with every state, there are some great places to live and some not-so-great places to live. Finding out such information before you make a move is critical. Safe Choice Security has put together a listing…

9 Safest Cities in Oklahoma: Safest Places to Live in OK

September 2, 2014

When looking to start a home or a business in a new town, security is often one’s top concern. For this reason, Safe Choice Security has prepared a concise guide of Oklahoma’s 9 safest cities and towns. Safe Choice compiled this lists by comparing crime data from its databases on…

17 Safest Cities in Arizona: Safest Places to Live in AZ

September 2, 2014

Safe Choice Security consulted the 2012 FBI Crime Data for over 100 cities in Arizona in order to determine the state’s 17 safest cities. Our investigation involved comparing both property crimes and violent crimes in hundreds of cities in Arizona. After examining this information, we have compiled a list of…

14 Safest Cities in Kansas: Safest Places to Live in KS

August 29, 2014

If a rural experience is what you seek, Kansas is your safest bet. As America’s Sunflower State, it is one of the top producers of agricultural goods in the nation, focusing on soy, wheat, cattle and sheep. Kansas’s wide stretches of farmland make it one of the most quaint and…

10 Safest Cities in Arkansas: Safest Places to Live in AR

August 28, 2014

When you think about crime, Arkansas is not a state that first comes to mind. However, as in all states, there are some cities that are much safer to live in than others. Safe Choice Security has done the exactly that for you. If you are looking to move or…

14 Safest Cities in Mississippi: Safest Places to Live in MS

August 27, 2014

For anyone who is looking to relocate or start a business in the state of Mississippi, it is critical to discover which cities rank better than the rest when it comes to safety. Safe Choice Security has compiled a detailed listing of the very safest cities in Mississippi for you…

20 Safest Cities in Connecticut: Safest Places to Live in CT

August 22, 2014

Beautiful Connecticut seems to have it all, proximity to the big city, coastal charm, hills, valleys, breathtaking seasons, history and more. However, as with most states in the country, there are risks depending on where you live. We have put together a list of the 20 safest cities in Connecticut,…

21 Safest Cities in Minnesota: Safe Places to Live in MN

August 21, 2014

Minnesota has long been seen as a haven of small town life, with all the security that offers. This is likely one of the reasons it was so easy to come up with a list of 21 safe Minnesota cities for anyone looking to relocate. Safe Choice Security consulted the…

Safest Cities in Alabama: Safe Places to Live in AL

August 12, 2014

Every state has certain cities that are more dangerous than others and while we hear a lot about those cities, we rarely hear about the ones that stand out because they are much safer than the average. We set about creating a listing to help you discover the safest places…

20 Safest Cities in Florida: Safest Places to Live in FL

August 12, 2014

What are the safest cities in Florida? Safe Choice Security consulted the 2012 FBI Crime Statistics report to get the lowdown on the 20 safest cities to live in Florida. After comparing FBI statistics on crime rates in cities around Florida, Safe Choice Security compiled a list of the top…

Top 5 Home Security Tips For Your Summer Vacation

May 27, 2014

A great summer vacation can be seriously marred by coming home to discover that your home has been broken into. However, by taking a variety of precautions before your summer vacation, you can avoid being targeted for home invasion.

Spring Security Concerns

March 21, 2014

As seasons change, so do the risks we face when it comes to security. Realistically, nicer weather means people are outside more and this includes criminals. They are on the move more, casing homes and businesses, looking for the next place to hit. You need to pay particular attention to…

Use Your Cell Phone For Safety Not Distractedness

March 2, 2014

Your cell phone can easily distract you from the things going on around you. Many people walk while texting or talking on the phone. Others check Facebook and emails while waiting.  Many stop whatever they are doing a search for their phone as soon as it vibrates or makes a…

How To Know If You Need Home Security

February 17, 2014

Home security is simply not for the rich and famous anymore. It is an integral part of keeping many homes throughout North America safe from intruders and burglars. However there are still many people who do not think they need home security when quite obviously, they do. Knowing how to…

Top 5 Things to Look For in Home Security

February 2, 2014

When seeking home security, it is important to know what to look for in a system that will keep you, your loved ones and your belongings safest. While there are many systems on the market today, knowing the vital aspects to have in a system will ensure you get the…

How Well Do You Know Your Neighbors?

January 15, 2014

Today many people keep to themselves. They live in communities without interacting with their neighbors, other than a quick hello in passing. The days of neighborhood barbeques and block parties are gone. As we increasingly rely on technology for entertainment and interaction, we tend to cut off those who are…

13 Obscure Home Security Tips

January 2, 2014

We have all heard the typical home security tips about flood lights, peep holes and investing in good locks. However there are also some obscure home security tips that you may not have heard about and they are the ones that may really make a difference when it comes to…

6 Seasonal Shopping Safety Tips

December 1, 2013

This holiday season, you will likely do lots of shopping. Staying safe while doing so is a major concern for many shoppers. Nothing ruins the holiday spirit like becoming the victim of crime. Luckily there are a variety of things you can do to help keep yourself safe as you…

5 Holiday Gifts for the Safety Conscious

November 22, 2013

Gift giving can be a challenge but when you choose items that help improve an individual’s personal safety, you are giving them much more than a gift – you are adding to their peace of mind. Some of the very best gifts you can get for your loved ones include…

21 Creative Places to Hide Cash in Your Home

June 17, 2013

Almost everyone likes to keep some cash on hand at home for emergencies or for a variety of reasons. If you keep cash in your house, hiding it wisely is a major concern. For the savvy individual who succeeds in finding the perfect hiding spot, the biggest worry is fire.

3 Reasons You Should Leave Cash in a Poorly Hidden Place in Your Home

June 10, 2013

Every homeowner should leave a limited amount of cash in one of the typical hiding spots that burglars are likely to check first.

Security on the Beach

June 3, 2013

Summer time is ripe for relaxation, fun in the sun, playing in the water and lying on the beach. However, just as you would in any public place, you need to make sure that you are safe while at the beach. Follow these valuable tips of things to do and…

Mastering Emergency Preparedness

May 27, 2013

No matter where you live in the country, you can face weather related emergencies. Hurricanes, tornadoes, earthquakes, sinkholes, floods and blizzards are all unfortunately common in our country. Having an easily accessible and portable emergency preparedness kit will help tremendously whether you are stuck in your home for an extended…

Exploring Your Cell Phone Security Options

May 20, 2013

Cell phone security features shield mobile devices from external threats. Four categories of problems currently cause major headaches for cellular consumers. By combining common sense and specially designed technology, customers keep their personal information private. Major Threats In a June 2011 interview with the Cable News Network (CNN), software designers…

A Home Security System or a Gun: What Would You Buy Grandma?

May 13, 2013

I recently saw a news clip about an elderly lady who was the victim of a home invasion. When the burglars realized Grandma was at home, they hightailed it out of there. But so did Grandma! She grabbed her pistol and took off after the burglars shooting as they were…

Creating an Effective Home Safety Plan

May 6, 2013

The safety of your family is one of your top concerns. One of the most practical ways to keep them safe is to have an effective home safety plan in place and to practice it so that every member of your family knows exactly what to do to stay safe….

6 Great DIY Secret Storage Places

May 3, 2013

Hiding your valuables out in the open inside everyday items that you would expect to see is sheer genius. While a burglar who enters your home will tear apart dresser drawers, closets, your freezer and more looking for your valuables, they often overlook items that blend in with their surroundings…

A Home Master Book: The Key to Organization

May 1, 2013

Keeping your home life organized is necessary to help keep your whole life organized. When things are in the right place, you can find them as needed. You spend less time looking for things and can easily direct others to the right place as needed. The home master book is…

How You Make Yourself a Target for Burglars

April 29, 2013

We do a myriad of things in our everyday lives that make us an increased target for burglars. Many of these things we do without even thinking. However, by making small shifts in your habits, you will effectively reduce your risk of becoming the victim of theft.

Home Security Includes Your Garage

April 26, 2013

When it comes to securing your home from burglary and invasions, no area should be overlooked, especially your garage. To most burglars, garages are repositories for not only vehicles, and by extension, all of the contents and valuables within them, such as entertainment systems. It is also a holding ground…

How to Defend Your Home When You Can’t be Near It

April 24, 2013

If you ask anyone who travels often about how secure they are leaving their home for a prolonged period of time, you may receive a reply in the form of either a blank face, as they’ve never considered how vulnerable their home might be, or a litany of precautions and…

Trends in Wall Décor

April 22, 2013

Take a look on Pinterest or in any decorating magazine and you will find that there is an abundance of inspiration just ripe for the picking when it comes to ways to bring the walls of your home to life. Two of the biggest trends in wall décor right now…

5 Ways You Increase Your Chances of Abduction

April 19, 2013

While abduction, either yours or your child’s, is not something you think about regularly, you could be making yourself an easy target by some things you do on a regular basis. Knowing what not to do will keep you and your family safer.

Does Your Home Invite Burglars In?

April 17, 2013

Homes are castles to the families that live in them. They are places to retreat to that are safe. They provide protection while everyone is snuggled in their beds asleep at night. They hold the items that families value while everyone is away at work, school or at play. To…

7 Easy Home Landscaping Tips

April 15, 2013

Landscaping and gardening is usually a love-it or hate-it kind of chore. If you love it, you likely don’t think of it as a chore, but more a hobby or even a pleasure. If you are less in love with landscaping or have a minimal budget to work with, many…

Easy Ways to Live Greener

April 12, 2013

With Earth Day coming, people are more focused than usual on how to live greener lifestyles. There are many ways in which we abuse the environment and many ways we can make wiser choices to be kinder to it.

Why Homes with Preschoolers Need Home Security

April 10, 2013

Practically any family in America needs home security today. However, for those with preschoolers, it is crucial. Having a good monitored security system with high tech features will help you in a variety of situations and keep trouble from finding your family and especially your little one.

Safety Tips for Social Media

April 8, 2013

Facebook, Twitter and other social media can be innocent fun that makes you a target for crime. Users make many mistakes in their use of social media that can seriously increase their risk of becoming targeted for home invasion or worse. However, some strategic tips will help keep you safe.

How Your Cell Phone Can Make Your Home Vulnerable to Burglary

April 5, 2013

Your cell phone is likely one of your most valuable possessions. It is no longer a mere phone, but a device for storing valuable information, connecting with friends, paying bills, accessing your bank account information, shopping, searching for information and even controlling your home security system. However, too many people…

A Hacker Who’s Trying to Make Things More Secure

April 4, 2013

The next time you log on to Facebook, you can thank a hacker you have never heard of for keeping your account safe. White hat hacker Nir Goldshlager uncovered 2 security flaws in Facebook this calendar year alone, and others last year. These flaws meant that he, or an unscrupulous…

Avoiding the Cover of Darkness Increases Your Safety

April 2, 2013

You will not be surprised to learn that a good deal of crime occurs after dark and in darkened areas. It stands to reason that you can reduce your risk of being a victim of crime if you avoid the cover of darkness whenever possible. However, it can be quite…