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Personal Security Facts

The Digital Age has made life so much easier. We can do everything from pay our bills online to order pizza through our phone, but for every advancement that is made, there is a greater risk for cyber-attacks and breaches in security. Hackers aren’t just targeting major corporations and big business, they’re going after credit cards, bank accounts, even store credit cards, as we saw with the Target hack. To protect yourself and your finances, you need to be aware of what to look for, how to best protect your accounts, and how to create secure networks within your home. Security starts with creating smart, intricate passwords that aren’t easy to guess. These are the key to your information, and should be built to be as secure as possible. But passwords are just the beginning. Beyond doing your homework and reading up on cyber security, having a home security professional and network installer walk you through how to create the best password and other ways to secure your network is a great way to learn more about cyber risks, while also gaining knowledge on how to best prevent them from happening. After all, hackers are incredibly intelligent, so it’s best to know how to stop them before they get too far.


While your security system is created to help keep you safe with the latest, up-to-date technology, that doesn’t mean that every little job needs to be done by a Security Advisor. Many customers want to possess some control over their security system. Here are answers to some of the frequent questions that are asked b...

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You sign up for home security services and find that something seems off on your first bill. You’re not sure how to check your contract and don’t want your payment to be late simply because you had questions. If you have any questions about your bill or contract, look no further. We’re here to offer you some quick exp...

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Technology just gets cooler and cooler! While the “wow factor” increases, so does the practicality of a lot of new gadgets. As we look to the future, one thing is for certain: we’re going to see many more smart gadgets out there to help automate our lives and make everything just a little bit easier. Let’s take a look...

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Over the last few years, home security and automation technology has become much easier to self-install through DIY. Some systems and devices, however, aren’t the easiest to install and actually require professional installation....

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Many renters will often ask themselves: why do I need home security? Or they’ll ask: how can I incorporate home security into my rental? In most cases, renting is a temporary arrangement. This means you’ll only live there for one or a few years before packing up and moving to another rental or buying a house. The idea...

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Winter is just around the corner, which means you need to prepare your home and yards for the worst. Cold weather, ice, and snow can lead to plenty of issues—like frozen pipes and broken gutters—that you may not anticipate. Here are...

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Halloween and its fun may be over, but you can still flex your creative, decorative muscles with some DIY holiday decorations and crafts that are fun for the whole family. Whether it’s a wreath for the door, décor for the Thanksgiving tab...

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It’s that time of year when ghosts and ghouls come out to play, and children dress up like their favorite comic book heroes, princesses, and more. Halloween is quickly approaching, and if you haven’t decorated your home for new, otherworldly guests, it’s time to get cracking! While the witches and the Avengers skip from d...

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We live in a world where modern security practically tucks us in at night. With newer technologies becoming more and more available (and automated) each day, it’s easy to load up your home with enough protection that will help you...

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Because security systems are so common these days, there are many offers to bundle systems into packages. While these systems may work fine for some people, they aren’t necessarily the right fit for everyone. Homes vary greatly in architecture, age, condition, layout, and landscaping, and no two families are exactly a...

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