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Home Security Systems Reviews For 2021: Nest Secure vs Abode vs Scout Alarm vs AT&T Digital Life & More

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Do you need help finding a home security system but are overwhelmed with your options? Our team of experts has over 70 years of combined experience researching, testing, and using home security systems. We’ve reviewed 17 professionally monitored security companies. Our strict review protocol ensures our research is unbiased. We take into account customer service, equipment, technology, ease of use, and value to come up with a score for each company.

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SimpliSafe Camera Review: Pros, Cons, Installation & More

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SimpliSafe is known for its affordable, user-friendly DIY security systems, but they also offer some security equipment you can purchase with or without the system. Their WiFi camera is a popular option, and we wanted to see if it stands up to their other equipment — and other WiFi cameras on the market. Is the SimpliSafe camera reliable and does it have all the features you want?

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Best Driveway Alarm (Catch ‘Em If You Can)

Driveway alarms can be used to monitor motion on your porch, in your mailbox, around your home, in your driveway, and more. Have a “heads up” when the school bus arrives, or a delivery person is almost to your doorstep. Know when someone is on your property that shouldn’t be by protecting your home, office, or another area with a driveway alarm…

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USI Affinity Travel Insurance Review: Worthy Of Their Reputation?

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If you’re shopping around for the best travel insurance, you’ve likely come across USI Affinity Travel Insurance Services. How does this 40-year-old travel insurance company (that still maintains a stellar reputation) stack up against its newer competitors? We give you an in-depth review, including detailed policy benefits, pros and cons, pricing and much more…

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