More than 15 million Americans were victims of identity fraud in 2016 – a 16 percent increase over 2015, resulting in the loss of over $16 billion.
IFTTT stands for “If This, Then That.” It’s a communication protocol that allows different devices to talk to each other. The latest update to the GetSafe app added IFTTT and made the app even more useful. Wondering “what is IFTTT exactly and how do I use it?” Keep reading!
If you’re going to protect your home and your stuff, you need to know what burglars steal, where they look, and how to thwart them. The average burglar prefers items that are easy carry and sell quickly. A single diamond ring can be worth a dozen used TVs, and the ring is much easier to transport. Learn how to protect your home and your stuff from lazy thieves.
Hundreds of thousands of homeowners and renters use Airbnb to make extra money, but are the risks worth the benefit? Host horror stories include guests throwing wild parties and opening pop-up brothels. Yikes! What’s a host to do? Airbnb home security systems protect your property, guests, and may even allow you to charge a bit more for the rental. What’s not to like?
The romantic glow of a candlelit room can generate more heat than light – unless the candles start an actual fire. Even if you’re careful with your candles, there’s still a chance that sparks will fly. These candle safety tips will help you heat up your relationship without burning down your house.
The debate between self-monitored home security systems and professional security monitoring boils down to this simple question: who is paying attention? Self-monitoring is a cost-effect security solution, but it places the burden on you to receive the alert, notice it, and respond immediately. What if you’re busy or your phone battery is dead?
Exterior door and window sensors are your home’s first line of defense against intruders and flood sensors sound the alarm about leaks before they become floods. But don’t stop there! Our versatile sensors can alert you to a variety of security issues inside your home. Who got into the liquor cabinet? Who ate all the cookies? Who came home after curfew? Here’s how to find out.
Every school has at least one mean kid who delights in spoiling Santa for everyone else. “He’s not real! Your parents buy the presents!” Oh, but many home security cameras tell a different story when they capture Santa’s visit on video. Use your camera keep the wonder of Santa Claus alive – for at least a little longer.